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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 An·noy v. t. [imp. & p. p. Annoyed p. pr. & vb. n. Annoying.]  To disturb or irritate, especially by continued or repeated acts; to tease; to ruffle in mind; to vex; as, I was annoyed by his remarks.
 Say, what can more our tortured souls annoy
 Than to behold, admire, and lose our joy?   --Prior.
 2. To molest, incommode, or harm; as, to annoy an army by impeding its march, or by a cannonade.
 Syn: -- To molest; vex; trouble; pester; embarrass; perplex; tease.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: aroused to impatience or anger; "made an irritated gesture";
             "feeling nettled from the constant teasing"; "peeved
             about being left out"; "felt really pissed at her
             snootiness"; "riled no end by his lies"; "roiled by
             the delay" [syn: irritated, miffed, nettled, peeved,
              pissed, pissed off, riled, roiled, steamed,
      2: troubled persistently especially with petty annoyances;
         "harassed working mothers"; "a harried expression"; "her
         poor pestered father had to endure her constant
         interruptions"; "the vexed parents of an unruly teenager"
         [syn: harassed, harried, pestered, vexed]