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pest

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1 a widespread disease resulting in a high rate of death
  • One of the great pests of the 20th century was the influenza epidemic of 1918, which killed millions across the globe.
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2 one who is obnoxiously annoying
  • Stop being a pest to your sister and go find something else to do!
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pain in the neck

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3 something that is a source of irritation
  • a never-ending construction project that continues to be a pest for motorists
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