v. trouble; disturb; render uneasy; interfere with; vex
The two dogs that molest the sheep will be killed.
Sentence in Classic:
The ruffian Woodley was a very different person, but, except on one occasion, he had not molested our client, and now he visited the house of Carruthers without intruding upon her presence.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
He first implored her to forgive him and Sonya and consent to their marriage, then he threatened that if she molested Sonya he would at once marry her secretly.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
If, leaving here, you seek any refuge in this town in any character but your true one (which you are welcome to bear, without molestation from me), the same service shall be done you, if I hear of your retreat.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
The savages now fell back, and seemed content to let their enemies advance without further molestation.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper Context