annoyed annoyed  /ə ˈnɔ ɪd/


  1. (adj) aroused to impatience or anger
  2. (adj) troubled persistently especially with petty annoyances


  1. She suggested that such stories annoyed her husband.
  2. Lyndon sat in the presidential box, by turns looking statesmanlike, preoccupied, annoyed, and just plain bored.
  3. Inevitably, Aung Gyi's gradualism annoyed Ne Win, a soldier who is no Communist but has vowed to socialize Burma as quickly as possible.


  1. Steve Gunn: Tea party litmus test could end up electing Democrats

    I've always struggled to understand why some people are so annoyed by tea party activists. As a friend once put it, they are mostly a bunch of old people sitting around in lawn chairs, demanding that their government stop...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The Muskegon Chronicle

  2. Mad Customer Exclaims: There Is No Cheese In A Hamburger!

    If a waiter doesn't get your order right, there's a chance you could get a little annoyed.Well, this man took annoyed to a whole new level!  he was downright furious after workers put cheese on his hamburger!
    on June 18, 2013     Source: FOX 29 Philadelphia

  3. Movie texting sends rude msg

    Dear OMG, I was recently in a movie theater next to someone texting excessively. I got so annoyed that I asked her to stop, at which point she had the nerve to report me to the usher for talking during the movie. The friend I attended the film with said texting during movies is just part of life now — I should be glad she wasn’t talking on the phone and leave it at that. I disagree. Can I ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Boston Herald


  1. Bierhoff said: "We have freedom of speech in the team and need players willing to speak their mind. It is rather like when a player says he is disappointed to be left out -- are you supposed to be annoyed that he is disappointed? But in the end, it...
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Oliver Bierhoff Source: Times of India

  2. As a result, Maradona said: "Many journalists should apologise to the players. I'm not suggesting you drop your trousers, but it would be honest and great so we all get along better. I am turning 50 and I am not bitter. But I get annoyed when people...
    on Jun 26, 2010 By: Diego Maradona Source: SkySports

  3. "I could have already made it 1-0 in the first-half, so I was a bit annoyed with myself," said Ozil. "I was disappointed, but I knew that I would score a goal."
    on Jun 23, 2010 By: Mesut Ozil Source: AFP

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