Predicate: tyrannize

Roleset id: tyrannize.01 , act like a tyrant, terrorize, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

tyrannize.01: TYRANNIZE-V NOTES: No Vncls. (from tyrannize.01-v)


tyrannize (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: tyrant
        Arg1-PPT: people tyrannized
        Arg2-MNR: instrument(s) of terror!

Example: Transitive without instrument

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

        Rumsfeld was sliding his way under the table *PRO* to mount a better-armed, more bloody war on Iran, to further the regime's most ambitious dreams of weapons development, and to tyrannize all the more savagely potentially rebellious Iraqi Shiites and Kurds.

        Arg0: *PRO*
        Rel: tyrannize
        Argm-mnr: all the more savagely
        Arg1: potentially rebellious Iraqi Shiites and Kurds