Definition of annoying in English:


Syllabification: an·noy·ing
Pronunciation: /əˈnoi-iNG




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  • He's a real pain because he's always fussing annoyingly about books and cars and his appearance, but my friends think he's cool.
  • I'd been standing outside the glass shop for a few minutes when the street was invaded by an annoyingly noisy group of tourists.
  • I have noticed how annoyingly people like to talk about the weekend.


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  • Things tend to annoy me out of all proportion to their annoyingness.
  • I'm sure the clinginess is part of the annoyingness.
  • Due to the sheer annoyingness of printing these things, the comic is only available very rarely, and in print runs of only 16 at a time.

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