What does Annoying mean?

Definitions for Annoyingəˈnɔɪ ɪŋ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Annoying.

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"


  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


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Annoying in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Annoying in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Donato Laino:

    He was annoying as a commander.

  2. Ovid:

    It is annoying to be honest to no purpose.

  3. Matshona Dhliwayo:

    An annoying truth is better than a pleasing lie.

  4. Douglas LaBier:

    Look above the things you find annoying or unpleasant.

  5. William Kunstler:

    This is New York, and there's no law against being annoying.

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