nagging


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marked by, causing, or experiencing physical pain

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continually complaining or faultfinding

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I think it is worth a shot though, considering the success rate of nagging is virtually nil.
When it comes to the most commonly cited strategies for dealing with nagging, 36 percent of mothers suggested limiting commercial exposure and 35 percent of mothers suggested simply explaining to children the reasons behind making or not making certain purchases," she added.
Yet, escaping the parental nest provides no respite from nagging.
What is likely to be more successful is the calm voice nagging that you do when you want to avoid a row, but are actually seething.
Maureen Dowd agrees with various writers who say that to change your spouse's behavior, one should stop nagging, ignore the negative, and reward positive change.
As LinuxWorld opens today in San Jose, CA, Summit Strategies' analyst Dwight Davis predicts that nagging liability concerns and a potential culture clash could dampen the ultimate success of Linux, the freeware phenomenon that is suddenly the IT industry's darling.
Because nagging doesn't work - as amply demonstrated by tonight's couple.
And in his first two seasons at top-ranked UCLA (20-1-1), Corey had no goals and only two assists in 22 games as he struggled with nagging injuries.
The alternative to nagging is martyrdom - creeping silently about, tidying up and seething with unspoken resentment.
ANAHEIM - Shortstop David Eckstein had three hits in his first 31 at-bats this season, but it wasn't the nagging injuries (groin, hip, back) he had in spring training that resulted in his slow start.
SINGER Charlotte Church is quitting smoking - to stop her boyfriend nagging about the unhealthy habit.
Other key players who are playing with nagging injuries include Billy Martin (ankle), Brian Gordon (knee) and Kevan Burns (hamstring/lower back).
George was furious while Kenny just wanted him to stop nagging.
Whether Chopper, and by extension the picture, is telling the whole truth or not is more nagging than spoiling in the light of these accomplishments.