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peeved

[ peevd ]
/ pivd /
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adjective
annoyed; irritated; vexed.
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Origin of peeved

An Americanism dating back to 1905–10; peeve + -ed2

OTHER WORDS FROM peeved

peev·ed·ly [pee-vid-lee, peevd-], /ˈpi vɪd li, ˈpivd-/, adverbpeev·ed·ness, noun
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