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It Has 5 letters ( a n n o y )         2 vowels ( a o )         3 consonants ( n n y )         Word on the contrary yonna

Which the Definition/Meaning of annoy in categoryENGLISH - REFERENCES
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* annoy in _The Century Dictionary_, The Century Co., New York, 1911 * annoy in _Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary_, G. & C. Merriam, 1913

Which the Definition/Meaning of annoy in categoryENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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* IPA(key): /əˈnɔɪ/ * Rhymes: -ɔɪ

  • IPA(key): /əˈnɔɪ/
  • Rhymes: -ɔɪ

Which the Definition/Meaning of annoy in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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From Middle English _annoien_, _anoien_, _enoien_, from Anglo-Norman _anuier_, Old French _enuier_ (“to molest, harm, tire”), from Late Latin _inodiō_ (“cause aversion, make hateful”, vb.), from the phrase _in odiō_ (“hated”), from Latin _odium_ (“hatred”). Displaced native Middle English _grillen_ (“to annoy, irritate”), from Old English _grillan_ (see grill).

From Middle English annoien, anoien, enoien, from Anglo-Norman anuier, Old French enuier (to molest, harm, tire), from Late Latin inodiō (cause aversion, make hateful, vb.), from the phrase in odiō (hated), from Latin odium (hatred). Displaced native Middle English grillen (to annoy, irritate), from Old English grillan (see grill).

Which the Definition/Meaning of annoy in categoryENGLISH - VERB
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ANNOY (_third-person singular simple present_ ANNOYS, _present participle_ ANNOYING, _simple past and past participle_ ANNOYED) * (transitive) To disturb or irritate, especially by continued or repeated acts; to bother with unpleasant deeds. * Prior Say, what can more our tortured souls ANNOY / Than to behold, admire, and lose our joy? _Marc loved his sister, but when she ANNOYED him he wanted to switch her off._ * (intransitive) To do something to upset or anger someone; to be troublesome. _Connie liked to ANNOY her brother by using him as a leg rest._ * (transitive) To molest; to harm; to injure. _to ANNOY an army by impeding its march, or by a cannonade_ * Evelyn tapers put into lanterns or sconces of several-coloured, oiled paper, that the wind might not ANNOY them SYNONYMS * (to disturb or irritate) bother, bug, hassle, irritate, pester, nag, irk * See also Wikisaurus:annoy ANTONYMS * please RELATED TERMS TRANSLATIONS

annoy (third-person singular simple present annoys, present participle annoying, simple past and past participle annoyed)

  1. (transitive) To disturb or irritate, especially by continued or repeated acts; to bother with unpleasant deeds.
    Marc loved his sister, but when she annoyed him he wanted to switch her off.
  2. (intransitive) To do something to upset or anger someone; to be troublesome.
    Connie liked to annoy her brother by using him as a leg rest.
  3. (transitive) To molest; to harm; to injure.
    to annoy an army by impeding its march, or by a cannonade

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Which the Definition/Meaning of annoy in categoryENGLISH - NOUN
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ANNOY (_plural_ ANNOYS) * (now rare, literary) A feeling of discomfort or vexation caused by what one dislikes. * 1532 (first printing), Geoffrey Chaucer, _The Romaunt of the Rose_: I merveyle me wonder faste / How ony man may lyve or laste / In such peyne and such brennyng, / [...] In such ANNOY contynuely. * 1870, Ralph Waldo Emerson, _Sciety and Solitude_: if she says he was defeated, why he had better a great deal have been defeated, than give her a moment's ANNOY. * (now rare, literary) That which causes such a feeling. * 1594, William Shakespeare, _King Rchard III_, IV.2: Sleepe in Peace, and wake in Ioy, / Good Angels guard thee from the Boares ANNOY [...]. * 1872, Robert Browning, "Fifine at the Fair, V: The home far and away, the distance where lives joy, / The cure, at once and ever, of world and world's ANNOY [...]. SYNONYMS * (both senses) annoyance TRANSLATIONS

annoy (plural annoys)

  1. (now rare, literary) A feeling of discomfort or vexation caused by what one dislikes.
  2. (now rare, literary) That which causes such a feeling.

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Which the Definition/Meaning of annoy in categoryENGLISH - ANAGRAMS
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