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Another word for vexation

  1. The act of annoying

  2. The feeling of being annoyed

  3. Something that annoys

      1. Great physical pain or mental anguish.
      2. A source of harassment, annoyance, or pain.
      3. The torture inflicted on prisoners under interrogation.
      1. A highly infectious, usually fatal, epidemic disease; a pestilence.
      2. A virulent, infectious disease that is caused by the bacterium Yersinia pestis (syn. Pasteurella pestis ) and is transmitted primarily by the bite of fleas from an infected rodent, especially a rat. In humans it occurs in bubonic form, marked by lymph node enlargement, and in pneumonic form, marked by infection of the lungs, and can progress to septicemia.
      3. A widespread affliction or calamity seen as divine retribution.
      1. To cause to be annoyed or resentful.
      2. A vexation; a grievance:
      3. A resentful mood:
      1. One that is inconvenient, annoying, or vexatious; a bother:
      2. A use of property or course of conduct that interferes with the legal rights of others by causing damage, annoyance, or inconvenience.
      1. The act of irritating:
      2. The condition of being irritated; vexation:
      3. A source of irritation:
      1. Causing irritation, especially physical irritation.
      2. A source of irritation:
      1. To cause to be irritated, especially by repeated acts; trouble or annoy:
      2. To make agitated or perplexed; upset:
      3. To intrude on without warrant or invitation; disturb:
      1. The act of annoying or the state of being annoyed.
      2. A cause of irritation or vexation; a nuisance.
      1. The act of aggravating or the state of being aggravated.
      2. A source of continuing, increasing irritation or trouble.
      3. Exasperation.

Another word for vexation

  1. A vexed feeling

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  2. A cause of vexation, sense 1

      1. Bad fortune or ill luck.
      2. The condition resulting from bad fortune or ill luck:
      3. A distressing occurrence:
      1. A state of distress, affliction, difficulty, or need:
      2. A distressing or difficult circumstance or situation:
      3. A cause or source of distress, disturbance, or difficulty:
      1. To feel uneasy or concerned about something; be troubled.
      2. To seize something with the teeth and bite or tear repeatedly:
      3. To touch or handle something nervously or persistently:
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