Definition of vexed
: debated or discussed at length a vexed question
Examples of vexed in a Sentence
She was feeling somewhat vexed.
my dog was clearly vexed with me for having been gone all week, and hardly greeted me when I came home
Recent Examples of vexed from the Web
To the show’s credit, characters like Will Conway and Cathy Durant seem vexed by this question as well.
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First Known Use of vexed
VEXED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of vexed for English Language Learners
: difficult and frustrating to deal with
: annoyed or worried
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