annoying, bothersome, galling, irritating, nettlesome, pesky, pestering, pestiferous, plaguy, plaguey, teasing, vexatious, vexing(adj)
causing irritation or annoyance
"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"; "nettlesome paperwork"; "a pesky mosquito"; "swarms of pestering gnats"; "a plaguey newfangled safety catch"; "a teasing and persistent thought annoyed him"; "a vexatious child"; "it is vexing to have to admit you are wrong"
Annoying, troublesome, irritating.
Origin: Possibly from pesty.
pestering; vexatious; troublesome. Used also as an intensive
Origin: [Etymol. uncertain.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
pes′ki, adj. annoying.—adv. Pes′kily.
The numerical value of pesky in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of pesky in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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