verb (used with object)
SYNONYMS FOR vex
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Origin of vex
OTHER WORDS FROM vexvexer, nounvex·ing·ly, adverb
Example sentences from the Web for vex
The team knew that the gas varied naturally with sunspots, seasons, and latitude, but this drop-off vexed them.5 famous environmental disasters where humans and nature healed together|Meera Subramanian|February 16, 2021|Popular Science
You can understand why it vexes supporters of activist government.
That Coulson and Brooks are close friends of the prime minister vexes the picture still further.
And here I spoke and saluted Mrs. Pierce, but being in haste could not learn of her where her lodgings are, which vexes me.
I shewed him no friendly look, but he took no notice to me of the Wardrobe business, which vexes me.
I must refuse your application, then, although I see it vexes you.The Tiger Hunter|Mayne Reid
Nothing vexes a man so much as the consciousness of being an object of mirth or ridicule.
In the matter of Savoy, it has vexed and vexes me, I do confess to you.The Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Volume II|Elizabeth Barrett Browning