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

Samples where vexatious 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 vexatious in the sense of this definition

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

"a disagreeable situation"

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