Worder - English dictionary
Worder Dictionary

The meaning of Pester

Pester – definition

verb

Trouble or annoy (someone) with frequent or persistent requests or interruptions.

Usage examples:

She constantly pestered him with telephone calls
verb

To annoy someone by doing or asking for something repeatedly

Usage examples:

The kids keep pestering me to buy them a new video game.

Pester translation into English

Pester: translate from English into Chinese

Translate pester into Chinese (Simplified)}
纠缠, 缠, 胡搅, 烦扰, 缠绕, 缠磨

Pester: translate from English into Dutch

Translate pester into Dutch}
Pester, Plagen

Pester: translate from English into French

Translate pester into French}
Harceler, Importuner

Pester: translate from English into German

Translate pester into German}
Belästigen, Plagen, Bedrängen, Drangsalieren, Triezen, Piesacken, Quälen, Zusetzen, Drängeln, Nachstellen

Pester: translate from English into Hindi

Translate pester into Hindi}
मचलना, सताना, पाटना, तंग करना, कष्ट देना, दिक करना, तङ्ग करना

Pester: translate from English into Italian

Translate pester into Italian}
Tormentare, Assillare, Seccare, Annoiare

Pester: translate from English into Korean

Translate pester into Korean}
훼방, 괴롭히다

Pester: translate from English into Russian

Translate pester into Russian}
Надоедать, Докучать, Донимать, Выклянчивать, Задрать

Pester: translate from English into Spanish

Translate pester into Spanish}
Molestar, Importunar, Acosar, Extorsionar

Word origin

mid 16th century (in the senses ‘overcrowd (a place)’ and ‘impede (a person)’): from French empestrer ‘encumber’, influenced by pest. The current sense is an extension of an earlier use, ‘inf

Study English words for free

Worder is a free project where you can save words, add translations and study English words.

In order to use our service, you need a free account. You can sign in or sign up an account right now. You can use it in our application afterward.

* The project is being actively developed right now. So, not all functions are available, but we update it regularly.

Pester – similar words

Pester synonims

My Worder

Please register or authorize in order to use all the features of our service.

Learn English words everywhere!

All our English words and phrases are available for learning for free in our mobile application.