Definitions for Annoyingəˈnɔɪ ɪŋ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

an•noy•ingəˈnɔɪ ɪŋ(adj.)

  1. causing annoyance; irritatingly bothersome.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. annoyance, annoying, irritation, vexation(adj)

    the act of troubling or annoying someone

  2. annoying, bothersome, galling, irritating, nettlesome, pesky, pestering, pestiferous, plaguy, plaguey, teasing, vexatious, vexing(adj)

    causing irritation or annoyance

    "tapping an annoying rhythm on his glass with his fork"; "aircraft noise is particularly bothersome near the airport"; "found it galling to have to ask permission"; "an irritating delay"; "nettlesome paperwork"; "a pesky mosquito"; "swarms of pestering gnats"; "a plaguey newfangled safety catch"; "a teasing and persistent thought annoyed him"; "a vexatious child"; "it is vexing to have to admit you are wrong"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. annoying(adjective)əˈnɔɪ ɪŋ


    an annoying habit; It's annoying that she didn't tell me.


  1. annoying(Adjective)

    Causing irritation or annoyance; troublesome; vexatious.

    Vandals are really annoying.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Annoying

    of Annoy

  2. Annoying(adj)

    that annoys; molesting; vexatious

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Annoying' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4297

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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


annoying habits.

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