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mau-mau

verb

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to make timid or fearful by or as if by threats
  • the self-appointed guardians of political correctness have been trying to mau-mau the university president into rescinding everyone's freedom of speech

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“Mau-mau.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/mau-mau. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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