annoyed

adjective an·noyed \ ə-ˈnȯid \
|Updated on: 10 Jun 2018

Definition of annoyed

: feeling or showing angry irritation
  • was clearly annoyed by their repeated questions
  • were very annoyed to be kept waiting
  • an annoyed expression

annoyedly

adverb
    • Billy shook his head annoyedly.
    • —Irwin Shaw

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13th century

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