Predicate: bully

Roleset id: bully.01 , force into an action with threat of violence, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

bully.01: BULLY-V NOTES: Frames file for 'bully' based on wsj; nominal 'bullying' based on BOLT-6. Member of VNcls captain-29.8-1, force-59-1. (from bully.01-v) BULLYING-N NOTES: Automatically created by Julia as an alias file for unification. (from bullying.01-n)


bully (v.)Manipulate_into_doing
bullying (n.)


        Arg0-PAG: bully (vnrole: 29.8-1-agent, 59-1-agent)
        Arg1-GOL: victim, impelled agent (vnrole: 29.8-1-beneficiary, 59-1-patient)
        Arg2-PRD: impelled action (often unstated) (vnrole: 59-1-result)

Example: bully-v: unstated action

        person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        According to testimony in a public, 80-page grand-jury report handed up to the state attorney general, Judge O'Kicki extorted cash from lawyers, muscled favorable loans from banks and bullied local businesses for more than a decade.

        Arg0: Judge O'Kicki
        Rel: bullied
        Arg1: local businesses
        Argm-tmp: for more than a decade

Example: bully-v: with action

        person: third,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        Her sister-in-law (Amy Wright) is a sniveling prude afraid that Kate will seduce all the married men in town, including a particularly loathsome fellow named Tucker, whose idea of fun is to leave his wife at home tending to her bruises and cigarette burns, while he bullies Kate into a dance that consists of drooling on her while trying to break her ribs.

        Arg0: he
        Rel: bullies
        Arg1: Kate
        Arg2: into a dance that consists of drooling on her while trying to break her ribs

Example: bullying-n

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        An 18-year-old Beaufort man was arrested on Friday, May 31, for reportedly filming his bullying of children at a playground.

        Arg0: his
        Rel: bullying
        Arg1: of children
        Argm-loc: at the playground