verb (used with object)
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Origin of vex
SYNONYMS FOR vex
OTHER WORDS FROM vexvex·er, nounvex·ing·ly, adverb
Examples from the Web for vexes
You can understand why it vexes supporters of activist government.
But my younger daughter, Mrs General, rather worries and vexes my thoughts.Little Dorrit|Charles Dickens
This affair was carried with great difficulty, which vexes me.
And that's what vexes me mair than a' the rest, when I think how I am to fend for ye now in thae brickle times.Old Mortality, Complete, Illustrated|Sir Walter Scott
Lady Masham's eldest boy is very ill: I doubt he will not live, and she stays at Kensington to nurse him, which vexes us all.
He vexes me so, I don't know whether to cry or laugh at him.The Inconstant|George Farquhar