noun see vexatious

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  • Vexatiousness — Vexatious Vex*a tious, a. [See {Vexation}.] 1. Causing vexation; agitating; afflictive; annoying; as, a vexatious controversy; a vexatious neighbor. Continual vexatious wars. South. [1913 Webster] 2. Full or vexation, trouble, or disquiet;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • vexatiousness — See vexatiously. * * * …   Universalium

  • vexatiousness — noun The state of being vexatious …   Wiktionary

  • vexatiousness — vex·a·tious·ness || vek seɪʃəsnɪs n. quality of that which causes vexation …   English contemporary dictionary

  • vexatiousness — vex·a·tious·ness …   English syllables

  • vexatiousness — noun see vexatious …   Useful english dictionary

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  • vexatious — adjective Date: 1534 1. a. causing vexation ; distressing < vexatious delays > b. intended to harass < a vexatious lawsuit > 2. full of disorder or stress ; troubled < a vexatious period in her life …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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