Associations to the word «Nag»


NAG, noun. A small horse; a pony.
NAG, noun. An old useless horse.
NAG, noun. (obsolete) (derogatory) A paramour.
NAG, verb. To repeatedly remind or complain to someone in an annoying way, often about insignificant matters.
NAG, verb. To act inappropriately in the eyes of peers, to backstab, to verbally abuse.
NAG, verb. To bother with persistent memories.
NAG, verb. Other sorts of persistent annoyance, e.g.:
NAG, noun. One who nags.
NAG CHAMPA, noun. A sandalwood-heavy perfume oil originating in India, or incense thus perfumed
NAG SCREEN, noun. (computing) A message displayed by a nagware program to encourage the user to purchase the full version.
NAG SCREENS, noun. Plural of nag screen

Dictionary definition

NAG, noun. Someone (especially a woman) who annoys people by constantly finding fault.
NAG, noun. An old or over-worked horse.
NAG, verb. Bother persistently with trivial complaints; "She nags her husband all day long".
NAG, verb. Worry persistently; "nagging concerns and doubts".
NAG, verb. Remind or urge constantly; "she nagged to take a vacation".

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