browbeat (one) into (something)

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browbeat (one) into (something)

To thoroughly and continually dominate, intimidate, or bully someone into doing something. I'm tired of seeing him browbeat her into agreeing with him.
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browbeat someone into something

Fig. to bully or intimidate someone into something. It won't do any good to try to browbeat me into it. I was browbeaten into doing it once. I refuse to do it again.
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They're rife in the Canaries and Spain handing out "winning" cards that are a ploy to get you to a sales pitch where they'll try to browbeat you into joining a holiday club.
So stick to your guns and never allow anyone to browbeat you into doing anything, sexual or otherwise, about which you do not feel completely comfortable.
All the while, Christophe Beck's horrendous score tries to browbeat you into surrender.