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The meaning of Pester

Pester – definition


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

Usage examples:

She constantly pestered him with telephone calls

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

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Harceler, Importuner

Pester: translate from English into German

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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

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Tormentare, Assillare, Seccare, Annoiare

Pester: translate from English into Korean

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훼방, 괴롭히다

Pester: translate from English into Russian

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Надоедать, Докучать, Донимать, Выклянчивать, Задрать

Pester: translate from English into Spanish

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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

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