annoying

[ uh-noi-ing ]
/ əˈnɔɪ ɪŋ /

adjective

causing annoyance; irritatingly bothersome: annoying delays.

Nearby words

  1. announcement,
  2. announcer,
  3. annoy,
  4. annoyance,
  5. annoyed,
  6. annual,
  7. annual general meeting,
  8. annual parallax,
  9. annual percentage rate,
  10. annual report

Origin of annoying

Middle English word dating back to 1325–75; see origin at annoy, -ing2

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British Dictionary definitions for annoyingly

annoying

/ (əˈnɔɪɪŋ) /

adjective

causing irritation or displeasure
Derived Formsannoyingly, adverb

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