There are 2 translations of nag in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /næg/

transitive verb/verbo transitivo (-gg-)

  • 1 1.1 (pester) fastidiar don't nag me: I'll do it in a minute deja de fastidiarme or [colloquial/familiar] darme la lata, enseguida lo hago to nag sb to + infinitive/infinitivo darle* la lata a algn para que + subjunctive/subjuntivo she nagged him into painting the kitchen no paró hasta conseguir que pintara la cocina 1.2 (criticize) he's always nagging her for being untidy siempre le está encima con que es desordenada
  • 2 (preoccupy) he was nagged by doubts lo acosaban las dudas her conscience nagged her le remordía la conciencia

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo (-gg-)

  • 1 1.1 (pester) fastidiar they nag and nag until they get what they want no paran de fastidiar hasta que consiguen lo que quieren to nag at sb fastidiar or [colloquial/familiar] darle* la lata a algn 1.2 (criticize, scold) rezongar* to nag at sb estarle* encima a algn
    More example sentences
    • I'm a formerly skinny guy who has put on quite a bit of weight after my girlfriend nagged me constantly to do so.
    • We extend a welcome to all you women who constantly nag your husbands to complete those unfinished jobs, now is your chance to learn the skills yourself.
    • He keeps telling me I need to exercise and he nags me about it constantly, also commenting on what I should eat and ways to fight nausea.


  • (scolder) rezongón, (masculine, feminine) [colloquial/familiar], gruñón, (masculine, feminine)

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There are 2 translations of nag in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /næg/