Needle - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Needle.

BUG
IRK
IRRITATE
NAGAT
SEW
TAUNT
TEASE
TWIT
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BUG
  1. a minute life form (especially a disease-causing bacterium); the term is not in technical use
  2. general term for any insect or similar creeping or crawling invertebrate
  3. insects with sucking mouthparts and forewings thickened and leathery at the base; usually show incomplete metamorphosis
  4. a small hidden microphone; for listening secretly
  5. a fault or defect in a computer program, system, or machine
  6. annoy persistently; "The children teased the boy because of his stammer"
  7. tap a telephone or telegraph wire to get information; "The FBI was tapping the phone line of the suspected spy"; "Is this hotel room bugged?"
IRK
  1. irritate or vex; "It galls me that we lost the suit"
  2. annoy
IRRITATE
  1. excite to an abnormal condition, or chafe or inflame; "Aspirin irritates my stomach"
  2. excite to some characteristic action or condition, such as motion, contraction, or nervous impulse, by the application of a stimulus; "irritate the glands of a leaf"
  3. cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations;
NAGAT
SEW
  1. fasten by sewing; do needlework
  2. create (clothes) with cloth; "Can the seamstress sew me a suit by next week?"
TAUNT
  1. harass with persistent criticism or carping; "The children teased the new teacher"; "Don't ride me so hard over my failure"; "His fellow workers razzed him when he wore a jacket and tie"
  2. make fun of
  3. aggravation by deriding or mocking or criticizing
TEASE
  1. separate the fibers of; "tease wool"
  2. disentangle and raise the fibers of; "tease wool"
  3. raise the nap of (fabrics)
  4. tear into pieces; "tease tissue for microscopic examinations"
  5. the act of harassing someone playfully or maliciously (especially by ridicule); provoking someone with persistent annoyances; "he ignored their teases"; "his ribbing was gentle but persistent"
  6. annoy persistently; "The children teased the boy because of his stammer"
  7. a seductive woman who uses her sex appeal to exploit men
  8. to arouse hope, desire, or curiosity without satisfying them; "The advertisement is intended to tease the customers"; "She has a way of teasing men with her flirtatious behavior"
  9. someone given to teasing (as by mocking or stirring curiosity)
  10. mocks
  11. ruffle (one's hair) by combing the ends towards the scalp, for a full effect
  12. harass with persistent criticism or carping; "The children teased th
TWIT
  1. aggravation by deriding or mocking or criticizing
  2. someone who is regarded as contemptible
  3. harass with persistent criticism or carping; "The children teased the new teacher"; "Don't ride me so hard over my failure"; "His fellow workers razzed him when he wore a jacket and tie"
Clue Database Last Updated: 16/01/2019 9:00am

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