Part of speech:
Causing sadness, grief, misery, or distress
Marked by, causing, or experiencing physical pain
Like a shrew in disposition; evil-tempered
To form by striking with the beak or a pointed instrument.
Urge is defined as to force or push to stimulate someone to take action.
To trouble, worry, or torment, as with cares, debts, repeated questions or demands, etc.
To annoy, harass, or tease
To urge persistently; importune
To find fault with angrily; rebuke or chide severely
To sit on or in and control so as to move along
To prod is to encourage someone to do something, or to poke at someone with your finger, foot or other pointed object.
To fill (a hole) tightly with or as if with a plug; stop up.
To push or poke gently, esp. with the elbow, in order to get the attention of, hint slyly, etc.
The definition of needle is to annoy someone by nagging or criticizing, or to pierce something as if pricked by a long thin piece of metal.
To excite to anger; provoke; annoy; exasperate
To trouble with requests or demands; urge or entreat persistently or repeatedly
To try to embarrass and annoy (someone speaking or performing in public) by questions, gibes, or objections; badger.
To drive with or as with a goad; prod into action; urge on
To bother or worry unnecessarily
Bother is defined as annoy, worry, or cause discomfort.
To berate is to yell at or demean.
To annoy or harass persistently; pester; nag
To exasperate; annoy; vex
The definition of assuage is to fulfill the needs of.
To laud the glory of (God, etc.), as in song; glorify; extol
Find another word for nagging. In this page you can discover 38 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for nagging, like: aching, achy, painful, smarting, sore, pain, shrewish, pecking, urging, harassing and twitting.