She complained about harassing emails that may have bordered on threats.
In 2002, he pleaded guilty to harassing an ex-girlfriend and her new lover.
It makes those who continue to milk the story look like heartless vultures for harassing a sick man (with a pregnant wife).
1610s, from French harasser "tire out, vex," possibly from Old French harer "set a dog on," and perhaps blended with Old French harier "to harry, draw, drag" [Barnhart]. Originally "to lay waste, devastate," sense of "distress" is from 1650s. Related: Harassed; harassing.