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  1. A feeling of discomfort or vexation caused by what one dislikes.
  2. That which causes such a feeling.
    1. (transitive) To disturb or irritate, especially by continued or repeated acts; to bother with unpleasant deeds.
    Marc loved his sister, but when she annoyed him he wanted to switch her off.
    1. (intransitive) To do something to upset or anger someone; to be troublesome.
    Connie liked to her brother by using him as a leg rest.
    1. (transitive) To molest; to harm; to injure.
    • Dutch: ergeren, vervelen
    • French: gíªner
    • German: stí¶ren
    • Italian: infastidirsi
    • Spanish: molestar, agobiar
      (trans-bottom) (trans-top, To do something to upset or anger someone)
      (trans-bottom) (trans-top, To molest; to harm; to injure)
    Etymology: From anuier, from enuier (French: ennuyer), from inodiare.

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