Origin of nuisance
Words nearby nuisance
How to use nuisance in a sentence
My experience working through the many nuisances associated with vacation rentals has shown me that a compromise was the best approach for Mission Beach and is likely the best approach for San Diego.There’s a Vacation Rental Compromise on the Table — Take it|Matt Gardner|September 3, 2020|Voice of San Diego
The public nuisance complaint came down in January 2020, triggering the evacuation.The Deal Before the 101 Ash St. Debacle Helps Explain How We Got Here|Lisa Halverstadt and Jesse Marx|August 24, 2020|Voice of San Diego
San Diego’s real estate assets director is resigning less than a week after the release of a devastating review of the city’s acquisition of a downtown high-rise that the county declared a public nuisance following a series of asbestos violations.City’s Real Estate Assets Director Resigns Amid Scrutiny Over Ash Street Deal|Lisa Halverstadt and Jesse Marx|August 4, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Then, in January 2020, after finding debris in a conference room on the seventh floor that was theoretically accessible to city workers, the county issued a public nuisance order.City Botched High-Rise Deal from Acquisition to Renovation, Investigation Finds|Jesse Marx and Lisa Halverstadt|July 30, 2020|Voice of San Diego
A day after the fire started, the county air pollution control agency issued three violations against the Navy, citing the fire’s smoke and odors as a public nuisance under state health and safety and county codes.
Poetry would be too obvious, too ‘portrait of the artist as a young nuisance’.Colm Toibin Describes The Creation Of His Quiet Masterpiece ‘Nora Webster’|Jennie Yabroff|November 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
If my legs made me a nuisance, I vowed to become less of one.‘Tracing the Blue Light’: Read Chapter 1 of Eileen Cronin’s ‘Mermaid’|Eileen Cronin|April 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Other questions: Should nuisance bears be euthanized if they are serial offenders?
Last year, there were a record 6,726, covering “nuisance” behavior, property damage, injuries to bears, and injuries to humans.
It also reduces nuisance, so there is less trouble in the neighborhood.Why Everyone Should Copy Amsterdam’s Beer-for-Work Scheme|Nadette De Visser|January 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Beastly nuisance; we shall all have to clear out, for I suppose it won't be a mere matter of scratches.
It was rather a nuisance, too, to find that wherever he went he excited a considerable amount of attention.
Even the storage of gasoline in suitable tanks set down in the earth is not a nuisance.
Yet the business may become a nuisance when conducted in some localities, or in an improper manner.
I am very much taken with her, which causes Rubinstein to be a perfect nuisance.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky|Modeste Tchaikovsky
British Dictionary definitions for nuisance
- a person or thing that causes annoyance or bother
- (as modifier)nuisance calls
Word Origin for nuisance
Other Idioms and Phrases with nuisance
see make a nuisance of oneself.