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Synonyms of vex in English:


  • Alice was vexed by his remarks
    try, try someone's patience, get on someone's nerves, bother, trouble, worry, agitate, harass, harry, fuss, fluster, ruffle, hound;
    rankle with, nag, torment, pain, distress, tease, frustrate, chafe, grate, fret, gall, outrage, displease, offend, disgust, dissatisfy, disquiet;
    Northern English  mither
    British informal nark, get on someone's wick, give someone the hump, wind up, get across
    North American informal tick off, ride, rankle, gravel, bum out
    [Antonyms] mollify, appease
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    vex, annoy, irritate, aggravate, peeve
    See annoy
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