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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Causing irritation or annoyance.

Usage examples (33)
  • As a fan of defining colors using hexadecimals, like myself, you may find switching to bytes in code bothersome.
  • The researchers studied a group of 66 women with a minimum of two "bothersome" hot flashes per day.
  • Many calls are made and messages left by what may appear to be "bothersome" callers; however, one never knows.
  • Politicians, he said, stifle dissent from "bothersome" watchdog agencies by starving them of funding or by appointing ineffective chairs. for more
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