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verb [I or T] uk   /næɡ/ (-gg-) us  
to criticize or complain often in an annoying way: [+ obj + to infinitive ] My mum's always nagging me to get my hair cut. If she'd only stop nagging at me, I might actually help. I'm always nagging him about his diet.ComplainingDisapproving and criticizingDamaging reputation
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noun [C] uk   /næɡ/ old-fashioned informal us  
a horse, especially one that is too old to be usefulHorses and similar animals
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