Definition of vexatious
- a vexatious period in her life
those vexatious phone calls from telemarketers during the dinner hour
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abrasive, aggravating, annoying, bothersome, chafing, disturbing, exasperating, frustrating, galling, irksome, irritating, maddening, nettlesome, nettling, peeving, pesky, pestiferous, pestilent, pestilential, pesty, rankling, riling, vexing;
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to speak or write verbosely and windily
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