Nuisance Synonyms and Antonyms

no͝o'səns, nyo͝o'-

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Synonyms for Nuisance

The definition of an annoyance is a person or thing that is a bother or a nuisance.
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An obtuse, boring, or bothersome person; a pest.
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An annoying, harmful, often destructive creature.
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A difficulty that has to be resolved or dealt with.
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*An unpleasant or unwelcome person
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(Obsolete) A hostile encounter or meeting.
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The definition of a bore is something or someone dull and uninteresting.
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A breaking of waters, as over a vessel or a coastal defence; the waters themselves; surge; surf.
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Vexation is something that causes you to be annoyed or distressed.
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(Idiomatic) Someone whose behaviour is reprehensible or irresponsible; a rogue
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Anything inconvenient
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(Euphemistic) A child who is particularly difficult to raise or educate, especially due to a lack of self-control and disruptive and antisocial behavior.
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The act or an instance of infringing, as of a law or rule; a violation.
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A person regarded as colorless and primly sedate.
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The state of being beset.
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A highly infectious, usually fatal, epidemic disease; a pestilence.
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An annoying person or thing, especially an ill-mannered or disruptive child.
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Any kind of plum that can be dried without spoiling.
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(Baseball) A batted ball that lands in foul territory.
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*An unpleasant or unwelcome person
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The definition of a louse is a tiny, wingless, sucking parasite.
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(Idiomatic) Someone or something which is annoying, irritating or inconvenient
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A lazy or shiftless person, especially one who seeks to live solely by the support of others.
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A source of irritation:
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Great pain or anguish, physical or mental; suffering; agony
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(Archaic) Fatal injury or ruin:
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Anything one has to bear or put up with; heavy load, as of work, duty, responsibility, or sorrow
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An exasperating or being exasperated; great irritation or annoyance
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(Informal) A cause of worry, annoyance, or trouble
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Something imposed, such as a tax, an undue burden, or a fraud.
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The act or process of imposing or meting out something unpleasant.
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Any violation of the law for which the judicial code demands there be a penalty, including misdemeanors and felonies. See also crime.
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A sharp, pointed protuberance on an animal; spine
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An object of dislike; annoyance
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An extrinsic circumstance or accident which increases the guilt of a crime or the misery of a calamity.
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(Physiology) The elicitation of a response to a stimulus in a plant or animal organ or tissue, especially in a nerve or muscle.
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Any of various other small, chiefly arthropod animals, such as spiders, centipedes, or ticks, usually having many legs. Not in scientific use.
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Antonyms for Nuisance

Anything that gives happiness or prevents misfortune; special benefit or favor
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(--- Archaic) A person employed to help, especially a farm worker or domestic servant.
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A humorous remark or action; joke
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A source of enjoyment or delight:
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Delight is defined as a feeling of great happiness or it is something that causes happiness or joy.
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(Archaic) Good luck; good fortune; prosperity.
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Words Related to Nuisance

(Informal) A source of annoyance; a nuisance:
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An unjust, senseless, or disgraceful act or condition:
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A person, circumstance, or event that causes annoyance, distress, difficulty, etc.
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Plural form of feeling
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