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nag

noun

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  1. 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 Synonyms of nag equine, horse, steedWords Related to nag equid; colt, filly, foal, gelding, mare, stallion; bronco, mustang, pony; charger, courser, cow pony, cutting horse, galloper, hack, hackney, mount, packhorse, prancer, quarter horse, racehorse, saddle horse, trotter, warhorse, workhorse; bay, black, buckskin, chestnut, dun, palomino, pinto, roan, skewbald, sorrel; cob, dobbin, jade, plug, skate


nag

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of nag

  1. 1 to subject (someone) to constant scoldings and sharp reminders she kept nagging him to fix the furnace before the weather got any colder Synonyms of nag dog, henpeck, hound, needle, peck (at) Words Related to nag carp (at), fuss (about or over), nitpick; annoy, badger, bait, bother, bug, chivy (or chivvy), harass, harry, hassle, irk, pester, plague, ride, vex, yap (at); egg, goad, incite, prod, prompt, spur, urge; exhort, insist, press, pressure, push; blandish, cajole, coax, wheedle; beg, importune, plead Phrases pick at Near Antonyms of nag compliment; commend, laud, praise, recommend, tout; acclaim, applaud, build up, eulogize, extol (also extoll)

  2. 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 Synonyms of nag beef, bellyache, bitch, bleat, carp, caterwaul, crab, croak, fuss, gripe, grizzle, grouch, grouse, growl, grumble, grump, holler, inveigh, keen, kick, kvetch, maunder [chiefly British], moan, murmur, mutter, complain, repine, scream, squawk, squeal, wail, whimper, whine, whinge [British], yammer, yawp (or yaup), yowlWords Related to nag object (to), protest, quarrel (with); cavil, quibble; fret, stew, worry; blubber, cry, sob; bemoan, bewail, deplore, lamentNear Antonyms of nag accept, bear, countenance, endure, take, tolerate; applaud, cheer, commendAntonyms of nag crow, delight, rejoice



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