hostile environment sexual harassment


: sexual harassment that has the effect of unreasonably interfering with a victim's work performance or creating an intimidating, hostile, or offensive working environment that affects the victim's psychological well-being

called also hostile environment harassment

compare quid pro quo sexual harassment

Dictionary Entries Near hostile environment sexual harassment

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“Hostile environment sexual harassment.” Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Jul. 2024.

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