Pesky

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  • 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 m

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Pesky'


  • Johnny Pesky: John Michael "Johnny" Pesky (born John Michael Paveskovich; February 27, 1919 – August 13, 2012), nicknamed "The Needle" and "Mr. Red Sox", was an American
  • Pesky's Pole: Pesky's Pole, commonly referred to as The Pesky Pole, is the nickname for the right field foul pole at Fenway Park, home of the Boston Red Sox. It is
  • Pesky Rocks: Pesky Rocks (66°9′S 65°54′W / 66.150°S 65.900°W / -66.150; -65.900Coordinates: 66°9′S 65°54′W / 66.150°S 65.900°W / -66.150; -65.900) is a small
  • That Pesky Rat: That Pesky Rat is a children's picture book written and illustrated by Lauren Child and published by Orchard UK in 2002. It won the Nestlé Smarties Book

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  • Ukrainian military: Journalist killed by shelling in east
    A Ukrainian journalist has been killed during shelling in Pesky village, near Donetsk. Credit: Reuters/Oleksandr Klymenko "We don't know all the details, but there was shelling in Pesky today," spokesman Andriy Lysenko told Reuters news agency, saying the unnamed journalist had been taken to a military hospital where he died from his wounds. Read more on this news related to 'Pesky'
  • Ukrainian journalist killed in shelling despite ceasefire
    A Ukrainian journalist was killed by shelling in east Ukraine on Saturday, his newspaper said, even as the Ukrainian military reported a significant drop in rebel attacks, boosting hopes for a two-week-old ceasefire. Photographer Serhiy Nikolayev died after artillery fire struck near the village of Pesky, northwest of the rebel-held city of Donetsk, daily newspape Read more on this news related to 'Pesky'
  • Pesky Pack Opens March Slate at Santander Arena
    READING, PA - March 1, 2015 - The Elmira Jackals, proud ECHL affiliate of the NHL's Buffalo Sabres and AHL's Rochester Americans, opens their March schedule in Reading against the East Division rival Royals. Read more on this news related to 'Pesky'

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