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NETTLE





Definition:

  1. [noun] any of numerous plants having stinging hairs that cause skin irritation on contact (especially of the genus Urtica or family Urticaceae)

  2. [verb] sting with or as with nettles and cause a stinging pain or sensation
    Synonyms: urticate

  3. [verb] cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations; "Mosquitoes buzzing in my ear really bothers me"; "It irritates me that she never closes the door after she leaves"
    Synonyms: annoy, rag, get to, bother, get at, irritate, rile, nark, gravel, vex, chafe, devil

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