- 1.1 uncountable/no numerable (irritation) irritación (f), fastidio (m); (anger) enojo (m) (especially Latin America/especialmente América Latina) , enfado (masculine) (especially Spain/especialmente España) to cause annoyance to sb irritar a algn to our great annoyance o much to our annoyance they didn't turn up no aparecieron, lo cual nos dio mucha rabiaMore example sentences1.2 countable/numerable (cause of irritation) molestia (f), fastidio (m)
More example sentences
- Anger and annoyance at her came to me, as she just stood there, as if she had done nothing.
- He expressed his annoyance at the council having to employ a consultant from Britain to advise them.
- She keeps interrupting to express her annoyance at how unrealistic and ridiculous the rules are.
- Despite the many problems and annoyances, there were some bright spots to CMW, and these mostly came in the form of the performers.
- Minor annoyances won't bother you so much because you're focused on the big picture.
- The book contains more than fifty examples of innovative solutions or approaches to problems or annoyances that impact our lives.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.