Examples of nag in a Sentence
Mom's always nagging me about my hair.
All you ever do is nag.
My parents are always nagging me to clean my room.
He kept nagging her until she agreed to see the movie.
Quit nagging! I already said I'm not going.
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kick up a fuss;
NAG Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of nag for English Language Learners
: to annoy (someone) by often complaining about his or her behavior, appearance, etc.
: to annoy (someone) with repeated questions, requests, or orders
: to cause (someone) to feel annoyed or worried for a long period of time
NAG Defined for Kids
Definition of nag for Students
- Mom nagged me to finish my homework.
- … Mrs. Frisby could not quite get rid of a nagging worry …
- —Robert C. O'Brien, Rats of NIMH
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