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verb [transitive] American English pronunciation: annoy /əˈnɔɪ/ 
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present tense
present participleannoying
past tenseannoyed
past participleannoyed

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  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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major on (doing) sth

to have or do a lot of something; to focus on a particular thing

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