Meaning of “vexatious” in the English Dictionary

"vexatious" in British English

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vexatiousadjective

uk /vekˈseɪ.ʃəs/ us /vekˈseɪ.ʃəs/ old-fashioned

(Definition of “vexatious” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"vexatious" in Business English

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vexatiousadjective

uk /vekˈseɪʃəs/ us LAW

vexatious legal complaints are not serious but are annoying to deal with:

70% of firms thought more employees were bringing weak and vexatious claims against their employers.

(Definition of “vexatious” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)