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verb harp pronunciation in British English /hɑː(r)p/
Word Forms
present tense
present participleharping
past tenseharped
past participleharped

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phrasal verb

harp on

Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyharp on
he/she/itharps on
present participleharping on
past tenseharped on
past participleharped on
harp on (about) something to keep talking or complaining about something in a way that makes people bored or annoyed

Stop harping on about how ill you feel.

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in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them

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