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English noun: gadfly

1. gadfly (person) a persistently annoying person

Synonymsblighter, cuss, pest, pesterer

Broader (hypernym)persecutor, tormenter, tormentor

Narrower (hyponym)nudnick, nudnik

2. gadfly (animal) any of various large flies that annoy livestock

Broader (hypernym)fly

Narrower (hyponym)botfly, cleg, clegg, horse fly, horsefly, warble fly

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