Part of speech:
The definition of bothersome is someone or something that is annoying or troublesome.
The definition of annoying is something that is bothersome or irritating.
Causing extreme irritation or chagrin; vexing:
causing irritation or annoyance
(Informal) Annoying; mischievous; bothersome
causing irritation or annoyance
(Law, of an action) Commenced for the purpose of giving trouble, without due cause.
To annoy; irritate
To irritate; annoy; vex
To stir or move from a state of calm or order
Bother is defined as annoy, worry, or cause discomfort.
To criticize or complain about (something).
To touch or handle something nervously or persistently:
To interfere with; interrupt:
To excite or disturb the feelings of
Dumbfound is defined as to amaze someone, or to make someone speechless because of shock.
To affect with great wonder; astonish.
To put at a loss as to what to think, say, or do; bewilder.
To stupefy is to astonish, shock or make someone unable to think or respond clearly.
To confuse hopelessly, as by something complicated or involved; befuddle; puzzle
To pose is defined as to get into a certain position or to pretend to be someone.
Beat means to hit something over and over again or to form or mix something.
To confuse so as to keep from understanding or solving; puzzle; confound
To puzzle or perplex
To puzzle is defined as to confuse.
To be successful in coming or going:
(Informal) To confuse, baffle, or puzzle:
Ruffle is defined as to wrinkle, or to annoy or bother.
The definition of provoke is to push something to happen, or to annoy.
The definition of irk is to annoy.
To irritate; vex; annoy; worry
To annoy; pester.
To exasperate; annoy; vex
To trouble is to cause pain, distress or worry.
To get rid of; throw away; discard
To annoy, harass, or tease
To tease or excite by promising or showing something desirable and then withholding it
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
To vex; harass; trouble; torment
To cause to feel resentment or indignation.
(Informal) To provoke into doing something; goad; prod
Miff is defined as to do something that makes another person feel bad, or have something done to you that makes you feel bad.
To intimidate or dominate in a blustering way.
To torment or worry; harass
To trouble by repeated raids or attacks, etc.; harry
To trouble or worry over trifles.
Distress is defined as causing someone to feel anxious or depressed, or to finish a piece of furniture in a way that makes it look old or worn.
To dispute is defined as to question the truth of something or to fight for the lead.
To cause pain or suffering to; distress very much
Reassure is defined as to give someone confidence.
To have the will or desire; wish:
To give help to; aid
To give help or relief (to); assist
To wait on, as in a store or restaurant:
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