Definition of “nag” - English Dictionary

“nag” in British English

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nagverb [ I or T ]

uk /næɡ/ us /næɡ/ -gg-

nagnoun [ C ]

uk /næɡ/ us /næɡ/ old-fashioned informal

a horse, especially one that is too old to be useful

(Definition of “nag” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“nag” in American English

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nagverb [ I/T ]

us /næɡ/ -gg-

to annoy a person by making continual criticisms or suggestions:

[ T ] My mom’s always nagging me to get my hair cut.

(Definition of “nag” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)