plague with

plague (one) with (something)

To frustrate, annoy, inconvenience, or cause trouble for one repeatedly or continuously. Often used in passive constructions. The company was plagued with setbacks and misfortune in its first couple of years, but they've finally begun to see some financial success. The investigators have been plaguing us with inquiries and requests for documentation for weeks now—I wish they would let us just get on with our work!
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plague someone or something with something

to bother or annoy someone or something with something. Stop plaguing me with your requests. We plagued the committee with ideas.
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plague with

To pester, trouble, or harass someone or something with something: Reporters plague me with questions everywhere I go. The production was plagued with problems from the start.
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Outbreaks of pneumonic plague with high human mortality rates can occur in resource-poor settings (5-7).
Successful treatment of human plague with oral ciprofloxacin.
Outbreak of human pneumonic plague with dog-to-human and possible human-to-human transmission--Colorado, June-July 2014.
Faction imbues the story of the Cambridge plague with riveting flesh-and-blood realism.
We are left wondering why in Geneva in 1571 (as in Lausanne and Neuchatel) investigators were inclined to connect greasing and plague with witchcraft, while "natural" explanations for "grease" and/or plague sufficed in Lyon, Milan (even in 1630), and Geneva itself in the earlier period.
Pneumonia is the only form of plague with the potential for human-to-human transmission.
However, Angelerio clearly recognized the role of disinfection in controlling plague with dry heat to eliminate the responsible agents (which he called the malefica semina, "bad seeds").
Throughout, the author is correct in emphasizing theological underpinnings of depictions, equating the diseased body with heresy and the plague with divine retribution.
For this investigation, a plague case was defined as clinically diagnosed plague with onset during July 1-December 30, 2006, in a resident of Arua or Nebbi districts.
This investigation confirms that human plague with pharyngeal and gastrointestinal symptoms can result from eating infected raw camel liver.