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annoy

Synonyms of annoy in English:

verb

  • 1 their barking dog annoys me where the movie attempts to amuse, it only annoys
    irritate, vex, make angry/cross, anger, exasperate, irk, gall, pique, put out, antagonize, get on someone's nerves, get to, ruffle someone's feathers, make someone's hackles rise, nettle;
    rub the wrong way
    informal aggravate, peeve, hassle, miff, rile, needle, frost, bug, get someone's goat, get someone's back up, get in someone's hair, give someone the gears, drive mad/crazy/bananas, drive around the bend, drive up the wall, tee off, tick off, burn up, rankle
    [Antonyms] please, gratify
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