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Synonyms for pester
ˈpɛs tər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tease, badger, pester, bug, beleaguer(verb)

    annoy persistently

    "The children teased the boy because of his stammer"

    Synonyms:
    bait, badger, taunt, surround, tease, fluff, loosen, tap, wiretap, circumvent, bug, twit, tease apart, intercept, cod, tantalize, tantalise, besiege, ride, rag, card, razz, beleaguer, hem in, rally

Wiktionary

  1. pester(verb)

    Synonyms:
    hound, bug, badger

  2. pester(verb)

    To bother, harass or annoy persistently.

    Synonyms:
    hound, bug, badger

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. pester

    Synonyms:
    plague, worry, vex, harass, disquiet, annoy, tease, torment, chafe, harry, badger, incommode, gall

    Antonyms:
    treat, regale, amuse, refresh, gratify, soothe

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. pester(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    disturb, annoy, harass, provoke, nettle, trouble, plague, vex, tease, hector, harry, molest, bother, worry, fret, gall, bore, incommode, disquiet, infest, torment, badger, chafe, irritate

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. pester(v)

    Synonyms:
    plague, badger, harass, harry, tease, torment, hector, disturb, molest

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How to use pester in a sentence?

  1. Jennifer Harris:

    It’s a two-part marketing strategy : companies convince the kids to pester their parents for the products, and then give the parents information to make them think that it’s ok to give in to their kids on this one.

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