Pester

Definition of Pester

Pes´ter
v. t.1.To trouble; to disturb; to annoy; to harass with petty vexations.
[imp. & p. p. Pestered ; p. pr. & vb. n. Pestering.]
We are pestered with mice and rats.
- Dr. H. More.
A multitude of scribblers daily pester the world.
- Dryden.
2.To crowd together in an annoying way; to overcrowd; to infest.
All rivers and pools . . . pestered full with fishes.
- Holland.

Related Words

aggravate, apply pressure, badger, bait, be at, bedevil, beleaguer, beset, besetment, besiege, blandish, botheration, bristle, brown off, bug, bullyrag, burn up, buttonhole, cajole, carp at, chivy, coax, devil, discompose, distemper, dog, dun, exasperate, exasperation, exercise, exert pressure, fash, fret, fret at, fuss at, get, get at, get to, gripe, harry, hassle, heckle, hector, henpeck, hound, importune, irk, irritant, miff, 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, try the patience, tweak the nose, urge, wheedle, work on, worry, yap at
Word:

Browse

Pesade
Pesage
Pesane
Pesanted
Peschito
Pese
Pesent arms
Peseta
Peshito
Pesky
Peso
Pessary
Pessimism
Pessimist
Pessimistical
Pessimize
Pessulus
Pest
Pestalozzian
Pestalozzianism
-Pester-
Pesterer
Pesterment
Pesterous
Pestful
Pesthouse
Pestiduct
Pestiferous
Pestiferously
Pestilence
Pestilence weed
Pestilent
Pestilential
Pestilentially
Pestilentious
Pestilently
Pestilentness
pestillation
pestle
pesto
pet
# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

© 2014 Delaflex, Inc.Dictionary Home