• Badger Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A brush made of badgers hair, used by artists.
  2. (v. t.) To tease or annoy, as a badger when baited; to worry or irritate persistently.
  3. (v. t.) To beat down; to cheapen; to barter; to bargain.
  4. (n.) A carnivorous quadruped of the genus Meles or of an allied genus. It is a burrowing animal, with short, thick legs, and long claws on the fore feet. One species (M. vulgaris), called also brock, inhabits the north of Europe and Asia; another species (Taxidea Americana / Labradorica) inhabits the northern parts of North America. See Teledu.
  5. (n.) An itinerant licensed dealer in commodities used for food; a hawker; a huckster; -- formerly applied especially to one who bought grain in one place and sold it in another.

Beleaguer, Bug, Harass, Pester, Tease,

• Badgered Definition & Synonyms

  1. (imp. & p. p.) of Badger

• Badgering Definition & Synonyms

  1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Badger
  2. (n.) The act of one who badgers.
  3. (n.) The practice of buying wheat and other kinds of food in one place and selling them in another for a profit.

Bedevilment, Torment, Worrying,