He was at times both an ally and annoyance to President Obama.
Richard Porton talks to him about why Obama has “failed” and why Herman Cain is “an annoyance.”
She then expressed her annoyance that the leader of the Oklahoma mosque where Nolan had worshipped refused to appear on her show.
"At first this was an annoyance," Forstmann told The Daily Beast in his first public remarks on this feud.
But I was sent to the roads more by annoyance and impatience than by fear, desperation, or necessity.
Sometimes poisons are administered, not for the purpose of destroying life, but of causing some slight injury or annoyance.
They are allowed divorce, but not without some feeling of annoyance with them if they use it.
This was much to the annoyance of Callie, the impatient chambermaid, who wanted to get her work done.
Stuart waved aside the extended hand with a gesture of annoyance.
In spite of his smile she saw that there was a tinge of annoyance in the look he fixed upon her.
late 14c., "act of annoying," from Old French enoiance "ill-humor, irritation," from anuiant, present participle of anuier "to be troublesome, annoy, harass" (see annoy). Meaning "state of being annoyed" is from c.1500. Earlier, annoying was used in the sense of "act of offending" (c.1300), and a noun annoy (c.1200) in a sense "feeling of irritation, displeasure, distaste."