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annoyingadjective

uk   us   /əˈnɔɪ.ɪŋ/
B1 making you ​feelannoyed: It's really annoying when a ​train is late and there's no ​explanation. He's got a really annoying ​laugh.

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annoyingly
adverb uk   us   /-li/
Rather annoyingly, I'd just ​bought the ​hardback when the ​paperbackedition came out.
(Definition of annoying from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “annoying”
in Arabic مُزْعِج…
in Korean 짜증나는…
in Portuguese aborrecido, irritante, maçante…
in Catalan molest…
in Japanese 腹立たしい, 迷惑な…
in Chinese (Simplified) 讨厌的,恼人的…
in Turkish kızdıran, rahatsızlık veren, huzursuz eden…
in Russian неприятный, раздражающий…
in Chinese (Traditional) 討厭的,惱人的…
in Italian seccante, fastidioso…
in Polish denerwujący…
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