Last modified on 26 May 2014, at 18:15

cyberharassment

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

cyber- +‎ harassment

NounEdit

cyberharassment (uncountable)

  1. Harassment that takes place online, in cyberspace.
    • 1997, Ching-Yi Liu, The Regulation of Cyberspace
      ...or cyberharassment is just "words" would not ease the feeling of violation.
    • 2002, Leigh Baker, Protecting Your Children from Sexual Predators
      Similar to the stalking behaviors of an unknown assailant, this type of cyberharassment can cause undue anxiety and hypervigilance in the victim.
    • 2007, Anastasia Goodstein, Totally Wired: What Teens and Tweens Are Really Doing Online
      Cyberbullying can also target adults such as parents or teachers. Cyberbullying can easily escalate into cyberharassment or cyberstalking...