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English definition of “vexation”

vexation

noun uk   /vekˈseɪ.ʃən/ formal us  
[U] worry or anger: After several unsuccessful attempts to start his car, he swore in vexation.Anger and displeasureAnxiety and worry - general wordsFear and phobias [C] something that is worrying or annoyingAnxiety and worry - general wordsFear and phobias
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