Synonyms for Annoying:
grating, antagonizing, Rankling, Harassing, exasperating, disturbing, pestering, upsetting, Enraging, Irksome, inflaming, exacerbating, troublesome, irritating, Bedeviling, tormenting, bothersome, vexing, perturbing, aggravating, teasing, infuriating.
irritating, galling, nettlesome, plaguey, pestiferous, plaguy, pestering, bothersome, teasing, pesky, vexing, vexatious.
crushing, Cramping, unbearable, grueling, hurtful, cruel, bitter, inflaming, smarting, biting, throbbing, trying, stinging, piercing, distressful, disagreeable, withering, Gnawing, irritating, aggravating, oppressive, troublesome, insufferable, wrenching, offensive, severe, agonizing, Irksome, harrowing, sore, stabbing, woeful, painful, excruciating, unpleasant, chafing, odious, Besetting, miserable, arduous, acute, cutting, burdensome, Torturing., tormenting, grievous, horrendous, anguishing, aching, bothersome, uncomfortable.
n.obscene, pathetic. •act (noun)
irritation, annoyance, vexation.
galling, plaguey, pestiferous, pestering, pesky, bothersome, teasing, annoyance, plaguy, vexatious, vexation, vexing, nettlesome, irritation, disagreeable, irritating.
nagging, badgering, peeving, Discomposing, Harrying, needling, baiting, Arousing, troubling, Envenoming.
tiring, Dulling, Fatiguing, sedating, boring, wearying, tranquilizing.
displeasing, disgusting, jarring, shocking, repelling, Aggrieving, provoking, disappointing, Angering, offending, Scandalizing, Riling.
vexing, Piquing, irking, acerbating, Bothering, teasing, irritating, Fretting, hassling.
Usage examples for annoying
Third, he urged them to show respect and reverence towards King Guacanagari and his chiefs, and to the inferior chiefs, and to avoid annoying them or tormenting them, since they were to remain in a land that was as yet under native dominion; to " strive and watch by their soft and honest speech to gain their good- will and keep their friendship and love, so that he should find them as friendly and favourable and more so when he returned." – Christopher Columbus, Complete by Filson Young
It's a demmed annoying attitude. – Master Tales of Mystery, Volume 3 by Collected and Arranged by Francis J. Reynolds