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nag

EN[ˈnæɡ] [neɪɡ] [nɛɡ] [-æɡ]
WNag
  • Nag or NAG may refer to:

    Definition of nag in English Dictionary

  • NounPLnags
    1. A small horse; a pony.
      1. An old useless horse.
        1. OBS (derogatory) A paramour.
          1. One who nags.
          2. VerbSGnagsPRnaggingPT, PPnagged
            1. To repeatedly remind or complain to someone in an annoying way, often about insignificant matters.
              1. To act inappropriately in the eyes of peers, to backstab, to verbally abuse.
                1. To bother with persistent memories.
                  1. The notion that he forgot something nagged him the rest of the day.
                2. Other sorts of persistent annoyance, e.g.
                  1. A nagging pain in his left knee
                  2. A nagging north wind
              2. More Examples
                1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
                  • Her persistent nagging and constant bickering with me nearly drove me up the wall.
                  • The NAG in + NAG superimposes with the −2 position in the chitohexose in MltA.
                  • Her constant nagging was to him a stream of abuse. ‎
              • Word Lists (This word is listed in the following word lists)
                1. Wiktionary : Frequency lists 10001-20000
                2. SCOWL (And Friends) : Alan Beale, 12dicts 4.0 Compiled from 3 ESL Dictionaries
              • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
                1. Nouns
                  • Countable nouns
                  • Verbs

                  Other Vocabulary

                  Look-Alike Words
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                  Source: Wiktionary
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                  Meaning of nag for the defined word.

                  Grammatically, this word "nag" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb.
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