(UK, slang) Someone with poor social discipline who continually bothers uninterested women.
A cause or condition of worry or irritation; trouble; fuss
Such a person whose profession is to write or broadcast such judgments of books, music, paintings, sculpture, plays, films, television, etc., as for a newspaper
A person or thing causing annoyance or inconvenience.
(Chiefly US) A curse word.
A person who mixes into other people's affairs; meddler or gossip
A long, pointed stick used to prod animals.
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