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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To annoy.

Usage examples (35)
  • Her loud singing of television commercials soon began to nettle him.
  • A monkey, poison to a nettle, and folly to a fool, they called a nettle
  • But an invasive pest called the nettle moth caterpillar can take the fun out
  • The sting of the nettle is a very curious and interesting object under the microscope. for more
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