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Definitions and Synonyms of nettlesome | Another word for nettlesome | What is nettlesome?

Definition 1: causing irritation or annoyance - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where nettlesome or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • tapping an annoying rhythm on his glass with his fork
  • aircraft noise is particularly bothersome near the airport
  • found it galling to have to ask permission
  • an irritating delay
  • nettlesome paperwork
  • a pesky mosquito
  • swarms of pestering gnats
  • a plaguey newfangled safety catch
  • a teasing and persistent thought annoyed him
  • a vexatious child
  • it is vexing to have to admit you are wrong

Synonyms for nettlesome in the sense of this definition

(nettlesome is similar to ...) not to your liking

"a disagreeable situation"

Definition 2: easily irritated or annoyed - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where nettlesome or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • an incorrigibly fractious young man
  • not the least nettlesome of his countrymen

Synonyms for nettlesome in the sense of this definition

(nettlesome is similar to ...) having an irritable and unpleasant disposition

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