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verb [transitive] pester pronunciation in American English /ˈpestər/
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present tense
I/you/we/theypester
he/she/itpesters
present participlepestering
past tensepestered
past participlepestered

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  1. to keep annoying someone, especially by asking them for something or asking them to do something

    Stop pestering me – I’m busy!

    pester someone for something:

    He’s been pestering me for a date all week.

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