annoy

All Verb Noun
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  • Nothing annoys you so much as to have your mother-in-law take your part. Cited from Analytical Studies, by Honore de Balzac
  • I really do believe that it is done on purpose to annoy me! Cited from Beethoven's Letters 1790-1826, Vol. 1 of 2, by Lady Wallace
  • He finds that his second wife annoys him as much as his previous one.
  • Most characters usually call him by his real name, which annoys him greatly.
  • Even this can be left alone if it seems to annoy the little one. Cited from The Child Under Eight, by E.R. Murray and Henrietta Brown Smith
  • But it was too beautiful a time to let such things annoy us. Cited from Letters of a Woman Homesteader, by Elinore Pruitt Stewart
  • This journey annoys me more than anything of the kind in my life. Cited from The Journal of Sir Walter Scott, by Walter Scott
  • I thought that he would not do anything really to annoy her. Cited from Will Weatherhelm, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • Their advanced parties continued to annoy us and wounded a great many men. Cited from A Canadian Manor and Its Seigneurs, by George M. Wrong
  • They would then, he thought, go home and annoy him no further. Cited from English Seamen in the Sixteenth Century, by James Anthony Froude
  • Miss Carry had been making a face behind his back to annoy her sister. Cited from Macleod of Dare, by William Black
  • We were annoyed at this, since we were not leaving for several days.
  • She is also always looking for new ways to annoy her sister.
  • What good do you do yourself by coming here to annoy me? Cited from Can You Forgive Her?, by Anthony Trollope
  • Let every man enjoy himself in his own way, while he does not annoy others. Cited from Gryll Grange, by Thomas Love Peacock
  • I was a bit annoyed because he pulled out right at the end.
  • The three quickly start to annoy each other, and they soon stop.
  • Miss March might not receive you well, and that would annoy me very much. Cited from The Late Mrs. Null, by Frank Richard Stockton
  • Upon hearing these words the man left very quickly, and never returned again to annoy her. Cited from The Story of a Summer, by Cecilia Cleveland
  • If she did not want to see him, why annoy her? Cited from Dorian, by Nephi Anderson
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Meaning of annoy

  • verb Cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations
    Mosquitoes buzzing in my ear really bothers me, It irritates me that she never closes the door after she leaves