Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
nag /næg/
  • danh từ
    • con ngựa nhỏ
    • động từ
      • mè nheo, rầy la
        • to be always nag give at somebody: lúc nào cũng mè nheo ai
        • to somebody into doing something: rầy la ai cho đến lúc phải làm cái gì
    Concise Dictionary
    +someone (especially a woman) who annoys people by constantly finding fault
    +an old or over-worked horse
    +bother persistently with trivial complaints
    +worry persistently
    +remind or urge constantly

    Thesaurus Dictionary
    1 Sometimes, nag at. annoy, irritate, irk, pester, criticize, ride, scold, carp (at), upbraid, badger, harass, harry, vex, henpeck, torment, hector, pick at, goad, pick on, find fault with, berate, nettle, bully, provoke, plague, worry, bother, Brit chivvy or chivy or chevy, Colloq needle:
    He nags her day and night about going on a diet.
    2 scold, harpy, pest, shrew, virago, termagant, fishwife:
    You certainly can be a terrible nag, can't you?
    jade, Rosinante; horse, hack, pony, dobbin, racehorse, Thoroughbred, Slang gee-gee, US hayburner, plug, bangtail, gee-gee:
    That old nag wouldn't be able to clear the fence.
    Advanced English Dictionary
    verb, noun
    + verb (-gg-) ~ (at sb)
    1 to keep complaining to sb about their behaviour or keep asking them to do sth: [V] Stop nagging-I'll do it as soon as I can. + [VN to inf] She had been nagging him to paint the fence. [also VN]
    2 to worry or irritate you continuously: [V] A feeling of unease nagged at her. + [VN] Doubts nagged me all evening.
    + noun (old-fashioned, informal) a horse

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