verb (used with object)
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Origin of pester
SYNONYMS FOR pester
OTHER WORDS FROM pesterpes·ter·er, nounpes·ter·ing·ly, adverbpes·ter·some, adjectiveun·pes·tered, adjective
Words nearby pester
Example sentences from the Web for pester
This acceleration in bee-pestered plants is not entirely a surprise.
And resist the urge to probe or pester for reassuring answers.
Don't be afraid, I am not going to pester you with guide-book erudition.Romantic Spain|John Augustus O'Shea
All his wives swore that in future they would not pester him with their scolding.The Life of Mohammad|Etienne Dinet
They lipsynch the soundtrack, cadge souvenirs and pester you with smarmy, show-off questions.Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom|Cory Doctorow
In summer, they seek the water to cool themselves, and get free from flies and mosquitoes, that pester them sadly.The Hunters' Feast|Mayne Reid
The cynical will say that he did so in order that Bozzy would have less time to pester him, but we believe his advice was sincere.Mince PieAuthor: Christopher Darlington MorleyRelease Date: October 10, 2004 [eBook #13694]|Christopher Darlington Morley