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

Translation of pester in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • stop pestering me!
    ¡no me molestes más!
    ¡deja ya de dar la lata! [colloquial]
    is this man pestering you?
    ¿la está molestando este señor?
    he pesters me with questions
    me acosa con preguntas
    to pester somebody for something/to + infinitivehe keeps pestering me for an ice-cream
    no hace más que darme la lata para que le compre un helado [colloquial]
    I hate having to pester you to do it
    no me gusta nada tener que estarte encima para que lo hagas
    Example sentences
    • Unscrupulous companies will instead pester you with annoying phone calls or unannounced visits.
    • Most of the popular girls from my school constantly pestered me for a picture of him, but I never gave them anything.
    • The more she pesters him with emotional calls, the more irritated he becomes.

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