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British English: /ˈpɛstə/
American English: /ˈpɛstər/

Translation of pester in French:

transitive verb

  • 1 (annoy)
    harceler (person, people) (with de) (for pour obtenir)
    harceler (horse, cow, person)
    to pester somebody to be allowed to do
    harceler quelqu'un pour obtenir la permission de faire
    the children pestered us to let them stay up late
    les enfants nous ont harcelés pour qu'on les laisse veiller
    to be pestered over the telephone
    se faire harceler au téléphone
    stop pestering me!
    fiche-moi la paix! [informal]
    to pester the life out of somebody [informal]
    casser les pieds à quelqu'un [informal]
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