Definify.com

Webster 1913 Edition


Annoyance

An-noy′ance

,
Noun.
[OF.
anoiance
,
anuiance
.]
1.
The act of annoying, or the state of being annoyed; molestation; vexation; annoy.
A deep clay, giving much
annoyance
to passengers.
Fuller.
For the further
annoyance
and terror of any besieged place, they would throw into it dead bodies.
Wilkins.
2.
That which annoys.
A grain, a dust, a gnat, a wandering hair,
Any
annoyance
in that precious sense.
Shakespeare

Webster 1828 Edition


Annoyance

ANNOY'ANCE

,
Noun.
That which annoys, or injures; the act of annoying; the state of being annoyed. It includes something more than inconvenience.

Definition 2022


annoyance

annoyance

English

Alternative forms

Noun

annoyance (countable and uncountable, plural annoyances)

  1. (countable) That which annoys.
  2. (countable) An act or instance of annoying.
  3. (uncountable) The psychological state of being annoyed or irritated.

Synonyms

Translations