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nuisance

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1 one who is obnoxiously annoying
  • the new neighbor is threatening to become a nuisance, dropping in on us several times a day

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2 something that is a source of irritation
  • folding up this map correctly is such a nuisance

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The first known use of nuisance was in the 15th century

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“Nuisance.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nuisance. Accessed 3 Dec. 2020.

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