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1) annoy. Roget s II: The New Thesaurus, Third Edition. 1995.
...1. To disturb by repeated attacks: bait, bedevil, beleaguer, beset, harass, harry, pester, plague, tease, torment, worry. See FEELINGS, PAIN. 2. To trouble the nerves...

2) annoy. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...These verbs mean to disturb or trouble a person, evoking moderate anger. Annoy refers to mild disturbance caused by an act that tries one's patience: The sound of...

3) Ratten (To). Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...This is done by destroying or taking away a workman s tools, or otherwise incapacitating him from doing work. "To rat" is to desert one s party; to work for less...

4) ennui. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Listlessness and dissatisfaction resulting from lack of interest; boredom: The servants relieved their ennui with gambling and gossip about their masters (John Barth)....

5) Badger (To). Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...When dragged from his tub the poor beast was allowed to retire to it till he recovered from the attack. This process was repeated several times. 1 Badger. It is a...

6) 37. Traveling at Home and Abroad. Post, Emily. 1922. Etiquette
...But in order to do nothing that can annoy or give offense, it is necessary for us to consider the point of view of those with whom we come in contact; and in traveling...

7) 34405. La Rochefoucauld, Francois, Duc De. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...Duc De La Rochefoucauld (1613-1680), French writer, moralist. repr. F.A. Stokes Co., New York (c. 1930). Moral Maxims and Reflections, no. 304 (1665-1678), trans....

8) 41685. Nietzsche, Friedrich. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...The desire to annoy no one, to harm no one, can equally well be the sign of a just as of an anxious disposition. ATTRIBUTION:Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900), German...

9) Skel'eton. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...There is a skeleton in every house. Something to annoy and to be kept out of sight. 1 That is my skeleton-my trouble, the "crook in my lot." 2 A woman had an only...

10) Corns. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...To tread on one s corns. To irritate one s prejudices; to annoy another by disregard to his pet opinions or habits. 1...

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