What does annoying mean?

Definitions for annoying
əˈnɔɪ ɪŋan·noy·ing

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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"

Wiktionary

  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

How to pronounce annoying?

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How to say annoying in sign language?

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Numerology

  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

Examples of annoying in a Sentence

  1. Barbara Hall:

    They're slobbery and they're whiney and they look at you just like they could see right into your soul and they're unpredictable and the smell and they're noisy and the world revolves around them and why I don't get it. They're not interesting. They can't tell jokes, they don't have opinions, and they're boring, you know They're just boring and annoying and I don't want to have one.

  2. David Pratama:

    It was very annoying that we couldn’t see the sun properly.

  3. Laura Schlessinger:

    I remember when I was younger you could go to one of these places and find any kind of dog, So, that was kind of annoying.

  4. Actress Jamie-Lynn Sigler:

    I can do them but they're not the easiest, when I walk, I have to think about every single step, which is annoying and frustrating.

  5. Sam Khelani:

    It was annoying, the start-ups still need a couple of years to match what Uber and Lyft provided.

Images & Illustrations of annoying

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