Definition of 'annoy'
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At times this annoys her. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This has really annoyed me. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I'm really annoyed by this mess. The Sun (2016)But what really annoys me is that while being competitive is socially acceptable for men, it's seen as a negative trait in women. The Sun (2017)Waste no more time on being annoyed with unfair situations or disappointed by certain individuals. Times, Sunday Times (2010) Something must have annoyed him before he came here. North and South (1855)Take a look at what really annoys you. Repetitive Strain Injury (1994)Here are some of the most annoying of all time. The Sun (2010)Do you yearn for something slightly more annoying? Times, Sunday Times (2014)It must have been really annoying for the players. The Sun (2013)But at the same time it annoys us also. Times, Sunday Times (2006)But it really annoys me how few women are asked to do translations and adaptations. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Surely you can only be properly annoyed about something if you would be less annoyed about the opposite. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We can be annoying at times. THROWING THE ELEPHANT (2002)If something annoys you, get out there and say so. The Sun (2015)That was really annoying as he also went up 6lb for it. The Sun (2014) Time to annoy people, especially chefs. Times, Sunday Times (2011)People think this looks funny but it's really annoying. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There are times when we annoy, upset and hurt each other. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It really annoyed me - there was no explanation for it. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It got quite annoying to hear of their perfect lives, and not one of them had a science degree. Times, Sunday Times (2016) Something annoying has just happened. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But then, something annoying happened. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It annoys me at times. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Consequently I was annoyed to hear the fanfare and surprised to see enormous flames leaping very near. Sand In My Shoes: Wartime Diaries of a WAAF (2006)He stormed: 'It has really annoyed me. The Sun (2011)He said: 'It is extremely annoying. The Sun (2014)There's always something to annoy Paul. The Sun (2015)He told me: 'It slightly annoys me when people say the fathers are simply handing over the licence. The Sun (2013)
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Translations for 'annoy'
British English: annoy /əˈnɔɪ/ VERB
If someone annoys you, they make you quite angry and impatient.
Make a note of the things which annoy you.
- American English: annoy
- Arabic: يُضايقُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: irritar
- Chinese: 骚扰
- Croatian: ozlovoljiti
- Czech: podráždit
- Danish: irritere
- Dutch: ergeren
- European Spanish: molestar disgustar
- Finnish: suututtaa
- French: embêter
- German: ärgern
- Greek: ενοχλώ
- Italian: irritare
- Japanese: うるさがらせる
- Korean: 귀찮게 하다
- Norwegian: irritere
- Polish: dokuczyć
- European Portuguese: irritar
- Romanian: a supăra
- Russian: раздражать
- Spanish: molestar
- Swedish: irritera
- Thai: ทำให้รำคาญ
- Turkish: sinirini bozmak
- Ukrainian: дратувати
- Vietnamese: làm khó chịu
Definition of annoy from the Collins English Dictionary
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