root word: kulit
persistent to the point of annoyance
used to describe someone who nags in a childish way
makulit na bata
a child who keeps bothering you with the same thing over and over again
makukulit na bata
You’re a childish nag.
If someone keeps asking you for something, even though you’ve already said no, then you can tell the person:
You’re really such a pain in the ass.
Makukulit ang mga bata.
The kids are so pesky.
Nakakainis ang kakulitan nila.
Their nagging is so irritating.
The Tagalog word makulit is often used in a light-hearted context to describe someone who is annoying in being repetitive, stubborn, or persistent in their asking questions or asking for a favor.
They just kept nagging me until I said yes.