|1.||[ verb ] annoy persistently|
|Synonyms:||tease pester harass bug beleaguer|
"The children teased the boy because of his stammer"
|Related terms:||torment pest tease|
|2.||[ verb ] persuade through constant efforts|
|3.||[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 3471|
|4.||[ noun ] (zoology) sturdy carnivorous burrowing mammal with strong claws widely distributed in the northern hemisphere|
|Related terms:||musteline_mammal ferret_badger Eurasian_badger hog_badger American_badger|