Synonyms and Antonyms of vexation
the act of making unwelcome intrusions upon another
- The repeated vexations guaranteed that she wouldn't get any work done.
the feeling of impatience or anger caused by another's repeated disagreeable acts
- He suppressed his rising vexation and answered as politely as he could.
agitation, discomfort, displeasure, distress, disturbance, upset
irritability, irritableness, peeve, perturbation, pet, pique, resentment, snappishness, trouble
anger, angriness, chafe, dander, dudgeon, gall, huff, indignation, irateness, ire, outrage, umbrage
something that is a source of irritation
- Add cell phones to the list of vexations that theatergoers have to contend with.
aggravation, annoyance, bother, bugbear, exasperation, frustration, hassle, headache, inconvenience, irk, irritant, nuisance, peeve, pest, rub, ruffle, thorn, trial
discomfort, fleabite, pinprick
affront, insult, offense (or offence)
affliction, albatross, burden, cross, curse, menace, millstone, plague, sore
anxiety, plight, predicament, tribulation, trouble
hang-up, pet peeve, problem
annoyer, disturber, harasser, mischief, offender