v. pester; annoy persistently; persuade through constant efforts
She is forced to change her telephone number because obscene phone calls badger her.
Sentence in Classic:
That afternoon she was telling me how highly esteemed our friend the badger was in her part of the world, and how men kept a special kind of dog, with very short legs, to hunt him.
Everything is made out of Magic, leaves and trees, flowers and birds, badgers and foxes and squirrels and people.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett Context