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(verb, noun)


There are 3 meanings of the word Annoy.

How to pronounce annoy:


Annoy - as a verb

Cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations

Example: "Mosquitoes buzzing in my ear really bothers me"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)
bother11chafe13devil9get atget togravel10irritate8nark8nettle6rag4rile4vex13
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Annoy - as a noun

A feeling of discomfort or vexation caused by what one dislikes.

That which causes such a feeling.

Example Sentences

"The loud music from the party next door began to annoy me."
"Her constant tapping on the desk started to annoy her classmates."
"The mosquito buzzing around my ear was beginning to annoy me."
"Please stop chewing with your mouth open, it annoys me."
"He likes to annoy his younger sister by hiding her toys."
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Word Game Points

Is ANNOY a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, annoy is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

ANNOY has a SCRABBLE points total of 8.

Is ANNOY a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, annoy is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
ANNOY has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 9.

Is ANNOY a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, annoy is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
ANNOY has a WORDFEUD points total of 8.

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