molest (v.) Old form(s): mollest
vex, annoy, bother
Tem II.i.285[Antonio to Sebastian, of consciences standing in Antonio's way] candied be they, / And melt ere they molest
Tit V.ii.9[Titus to all] Who doth molest my contemplation?
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