Translation of "pester" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ T ] uk us /ˈpes.tər/ US  /-tɚ/

to behave in an annoying manner towards someone by doing or asking for something repeatedly

At the frontier, there were people pestering tourists for cigarettes, food or alcohol. 在边境,有人不断纠缠游客,索要香烟、食品或酒。
[ + to infinitive ] John has been pestering her to go out with him all month. 整个月以来,约翰一直缠着要和她约会。

(Translation of “pester” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)