What does nettlesome mean?
The meaning of nettlesome .
1. nettlesome [adjective]
Definition : causing irritation or annoyance
Synonym : annoying, bothersome, galling, irritating, pesky, pestering, pestiferous, plaguey, plaguy, teasing, vexatious, vexing
Tapping an annoying rhythm on his glass with his fork.
Aircraft noise is particularly bothersome near the airport.
Found it galling to have to ask permission.
An irritating delay.
A pesky mosquito.
Swarms of pestering gnats.
A plaguey newfangled safety catch.
A teasing and persistent thought annoyed him.
A vexatious child.
2. nettlesome [adjective]
Definition : easily irritated or annoyed
Synonym : cranky, fractious, irritable, peckish, peevish, pettish, petulant, scratchy, techy, testy, tetchy
An incorrigibly fractious young man.
Not the least nettlesome of his countrymen.
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