pester definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To harass with petty annoyances; bother. See Synonyms at harass.
    • To trouble; to interrupt; to annoy; to harass with petty vexations.
    • To crowd together in an annoying method; to overcrowd; to infest.
  • verb:
    • To bother, harass or annoy persistently.
    • annoy persistently
  • others:
    • l. To group; encumber; clog; fill; cram.
    • To trouble, interrupt, or annoy, especially with repeated acts of an annoying type; harass with petty vexations; plague; worry.
    • Synonyms Bother, Plague, etc. See tease.
  • noun:
    • Encumbrance; obstruction.
    • A trouble; trouble; plague.

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