Examples of nettlesome in a Sentence
a few nettlesome details that still required attention
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Without polling, many Democrats have admitted that the politics of this are nettlesome; the Congressional Hispanic Caucus has provided talking points on ICE which do not call for abolition.
But how to enshrine DACA protections into law is a nettlesome issue.
The problem for some Republicans is that Denham’s approach puts them on the record voting for and against a nettlesome issue like immigration and DACA policy months before the midterm election.
And there is a self-righteous streak in Hawking that some colleagues find nettlesome.
The situation facing Louisiana boaters/anglers has been particularly nettlesome for some of the Louisiana fishing guides who operate in those areas and businesses such as marinas that cater to anglers.
Average Americans see civil suits as expensive and nettlesome.
Accepting the reality of women’s pain would compel a new—to many, nettlesome—gender dynamic, correcting for the many years when women have been treated as a footnote or afterthought in medicine.
The Manhattan property has been a particularly nettlesome problem inside the government because Kushner’s company has sought foreign money on the project.
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