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verb [transitive]     annoy pronunciation in British English
Word Forms
present tense
present participleannoying
past tenseannoyed
past participleannoyed
  1. to make someone feel slightly angry or impatient

    I don’t dislike her, but she just annoys me sometimes.

    It annoyed her to think that she had trusted him.

    it annoys someone that/when/how etc:

    It really annoys me when you don’t listen to what I’m saying.


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