[net-l-suh m] /ˈnɛt l səm/
causing irritation, vexation, or annoyance:
to cope with a nettlesome situation.
easily provoked or annoyed:
to become nettlesome over trivial matters.
causing or susceptible to irritation
1766, from nettle (n.) + -some (1).
noun 1. Also called net register ton. Nautical. one gross ton registered as taxable. 2. . noun 1. the full name for ton1 (sense 2)
noun 1. the taxable gross tonnage of a merchant ship.
/ˈnɛtɪ/ noun (pl) -ties 1. (Northeast English, dialect) a lavatory, originally an earth closet
- Neturei karta
/nəˈtʊrɛɪ ˈkɑrtɑ/ noun 1. a small ultra-orthodox Jewish group living mainly in Jerusalem and New York who oppose the establishment of a Jewish state by temporal means