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annoyance

an·noy·ance

annoyance

 
 
pronunciation:
noI ns
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act of disturbing or irritating.
The neighbors are upset about your constant annoyance of their daughter.
definition 2: someone or something that bothers or irritates.
The loud music from next door is an annoyance.
similar words:
bother, nuisance, pest
definition 3: the feeling of being bothered or irritated.
She was in such a state of annoyance that she slammed the door.
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