annoying

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adjective an·noy·ing \-iŋ\

Definition of annoying

  1. :  causing vexation or irritation :  causing annoyance :  irritating an annoying habit annoying questions

annoyingly

play \-iŋ-lē\ adverb

Examples of annoying in a Sentence

  1. my partner has the annoying habit of eating all the pickles and leaving a jar full of pickle juice in the refrigerator

Origin and Etymology of annoying

see annoy


First Known Use: 14th century


ANNOYING Defined for Kids

annoying

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adjective an·noy·ing \ə-ˈnȯi-iŋ\

Definition of annoying for Students

  1. :  causing slight anger an annoying habit

annoyingly

adverb She's annoyingly loud.


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