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synonyms for pester
- be at
- drive crazy
- drive up the wall
- get at
- get in one's hair
- get on one's nerves
- get to
- mess with
- pick at
- work on
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How to use pester in a sentence
Bauer has pestered women who challenge him on Twitter, a habit made more noticeable by the fact that he has not handled male critics on the platform so pointedly.Trevor Bauer, unorthodox star with an unorthodox deal, gets an unorthodox Dodgers intro | Chelsea Janes | February 12, 2021 | Washington Post
Given how quickly I was wolfing books down, I didn’t want to pester my parents to drive me there every other day.Five Scientists on the Heroes Who Changed Their Lives - Issue 93: Forerunners | Alan Lightman, Hope Jahren, Robert Sapolsky, | December 2, 2020 | Nautilus
We just understood this as another tool to pester with our living situation.Podcast: Facial recognition is quietly being used to control access to housing and social services | Tate Ryan-Mosley | December 2, 2020 | MIT Technology Review
“The question of what determines biological diversity has pestered evolutionary biologists ever since Wallace and Darwin came up with their theory of evolution,” Salzburger said.New Fish Data Reveal How Evolutionary Bursts Create Species | Elena Renken | December 1, 2020 | Quanta Magazine
This acceleration in bee-pestered plants is not entirely a surprise.
And resist the urge to probe or pester for reassuring answers.
Do not continually pester either your companion or the conductor with questions, such as "Where are we now?"The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness | Florence Hartley
Do you want me to pester every office in the government with new inquiries?Paul Patoff | F. Marion Crawford
The Landhofmeisterin continued to pester the Duke to convey her to Frankfort.A German Pompadour | Marie Hay
"No fear, with my old woman to pester me," answered Richard, with a grim relaxing of his features.For John's Sake | Annie Frances Perram
The next year he became editor-in-chief to the "pester Lloyd," raising that paper to a high level of excellence.Some Jewish Witnesses For Christ | Rev. A. Bernstein, B.D.
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