Definition of nettlesome
: causing vexation : irritating
Examples of nettlesome in a Sentence
a few nettlesome details that still required attention
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KATRIN physicists have run into some nettlesome surprises.
Kasowitz, who has a history of working on Trump’s most nettlesome legal issues, will likely be part of a group of outside lawyers, according to two people familiar with the deliberations.
Since the early 2000s, Kasowitz has represented Trump on some of his most nettlesome legal issues, including the Trump University fraud case.
Making the problem more nettlesome is the fact that about 300 homeless don't want help or shelter, county Mayor Barbara Sharief said at the recent meeting.
Faced with filling all that nettlesome time between fundraising drives, PBS reflexively casts its eye to England, scepter’d isle of the BBC, demi-paradise of ratings Viagra.
The two had met not long before at a private disco called Le Club, and instantly hit it off while discussing a nettlesome obstacle for Mr. Trump.
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