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Pronunciation : Mo*lest"
Part of Speech : v.
Etymology : [F. molester, L. molestare, fr. molestus troublesome, fr. moles a heavy mass, load, burden. See 3d Mole.]
Definition : Defn: To trouble; to disturb; to render uneasy; to interfere with; to vex. They have molested the church with needless opposition. Hooker.

Syn. -- To trouble; disturb; incommode; inconvenience; annoy; vex; tease.

t. [imp. & p. p. Molested; p. pr. & vb. n. Molesting.]
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Mo*lest"
Part of Speech : n.
Definition : Defn: Molestation. [Obs.] Chaucer.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

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