AskDefine | Define pester

Dictionary Definition

pester v : annoy persistently; "The children teased the boy because of his stammer" [syn: tease, badger, bug, beleaguer]

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French

Verb

  1. To make known by words and body language your displeasure at something

Dutch

Noun

pester m (plural: pesters, diminutive: pestertje)
  1. person who annoys somebody else

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Slovene

Adjective

pester

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wiktpar pester
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Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

aggravate, annoy, apply pressure, badger, bait, be at, bedevil, beleaguer, beset, besetment, besiege, blandish, bother, botheration, bristle, brown off, bug, bullyrag, burn up, buttonhole, cajole, carp at, chafe, chivy, coax, devil, discompose, distemper, disturb, dog, dun, exasperate, exasperation, exercise, exert pressure, fash, fret, fret at, fuss at, get, get at, get to, gripe, harass, harry, hassle, heckle, hector, henpeck, hound, importune, irk, irritant, irritate, miff, molest, nag, nag at, needle, nettle, nibble at, niggle, nudzh, nuisance, peck at, peeve, persecute, pest, pick at, pick on, pique, plague, pluck the beard, ply, pother, press, pressure, provoke, push, ride, rile, roil, ruffle, tantalize, tease, torment, try the patience, tweak the nose, urge, vex, wheedle, work on, worry, yap at
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