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nag

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a large hoofed domestic animal that is used for carrying or drawing loads and for riding
  • a poor farmer who could only afford one old nag

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nag

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1 to subject (someone) to constant scoldings and sharp reminders
  • she kept nagging him to fix the furnace before the weather got any colder

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2 to express dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment usually tiresomely
  • if all you can do is nag, then you are of no use to this organization at all

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“Nag.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nag. Accessed 14 Jun. 2021.

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