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plaguesome

[pleyg-suh m] /ˈpleɪg səm/
adjective
1.
vexatious or troublesome.
Origin of plaguesome
1820-1830
First recorded in 1820-30; plague + -some1
Related forms
plaguesomeness, noun
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  • "I dunno," said the plaguesome boy, looking at the address covertly.

    Janice Day Helen Beecher Long
  • The lawyer took good care to speak to none but his principals concerning that plaguesome deed of appointment.

    Mary Anerley R. D. Blackmore

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