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English definition of “vexation”

vexation

noun     /vekˈseɪ.ʃən/ formal
[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 annoying Anxiety and worry - general wordsFear and phobias
(Definition of vexation noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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