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  • 81 peeve — I (Roget s IV) v. Syn. irritate, annoy, anger; see bother 2 . See Synonym Study at irritate . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) v. irk, annoy, irritate, *bug, bother, aggravate, *rub the wrong way, nettle, vex, gall, *burn one up. III (Roget s… …

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  • 82 irritable — 01. You are always [irritable] when you don t get enough sleep. 02. He was so [irritable] that everyone avoided him. 03. It really [irritates] me when you change channels every five minutes. 04. After a delay of over four hours, the airline… …

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  • 83 Exasperate — Ex*as per*ate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Exsasperated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Exasperating}.] 1. To irritate in a high degree; to provoke; to enrage; to excite or to inflame the anger of; as, to exasperate a person or his feelings. [1913 Webster] To… …

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  • 84 Exasperating — Exasperate Ex*as per*ate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Exsasperated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Exasperating}.] 1. To irritate in a high degree; to provoke; to enrage; to excite or to inflame the anger of; as, to exasperate a person or his feelings. [1913… …

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  • 85 Exsasperated — Exasperate Ex*as per*ate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Exsasperated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Exasperating}.] 1. To irritate in a high degree; to provoke; to enrage; to excite or to inflame the anger of; as, to exasperate a person or his feelings. [1913… …

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  • 86 Provoke — Pro*voke , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Provoked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Provoking}.] [F. provoquer, L. provocare to call forth; pro forth + vocare to call, fr. vox, vocis, voice, cry, call. See {Voice}.] To call forth; to call into being or action; esp., to… …

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  • 87 Provoked — Provoke Pro*voke , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Provoked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Provoking}.] [F. provoquer, L. provocare to call forth; pro forth + vocare to call, fr. vox, vocis, voice, cry, call. See {Voice}.] To call forth; to call into being or action;… …

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  • 88 Provoking — Provoke Pro*voke , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Provoked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Provoking}.] [F. provoquer, L. provocare to call forth; pro forth + vocare to call, fr. vox, vocis, voice, cry, call. See {Voice}.] To call forth; to call into being or action;… …

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  • 91 bug — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. insect, arthropod, mite, nit, bedbug; vermin; slang, [wire]tap; flaw, defect, fault, imperfection; enthusiast (See activity). See animal, littleness. v., slang, [wire] tap; pester, annoy, bother. See… …

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  • 92 disturb — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. worry, agitate, disquiet, trouble; disarrange, confuse; interrupt, unsettle. See agitation, disorder. Ant., calm, soothe. II (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To upset physical relationship] Syn. disorder,… …

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  • 93 harass — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. distress, badger, trouble, vex, plague, torment, irritate, needle (inf.), heckle, beset; worry, afflict, depress, sadden. See discontent, malevolence. II (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To annoy an individual]… …

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  • 94 irk — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. annoy (see discontent). II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. irritate, annoy, exasperate; see bother 2 , 3 . See Synonym Study at bother . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) v. annoy, irritate, *bug, aggravate,… …

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  • 95 pique — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. sting, cut, nettle, irritate, vex, offend; prick, jab; intrigue, stimulate, arouse interest. See excitement. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. umbrage, resentment, offense; see anger , annoyance 1 , offense …

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  • 96 rankle — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. i. fester, irritate, gall, pain. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. annoy, bother, pain, rile, nettle, mortify, chafe, fret, hurt, gall, irritate, inflame, fester, gnaw at, lie embedded; see also anger . III… …

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  • 97 rile — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t., informal, annoy, vex. See discontent. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. irritate, provoke, annoy; see anger 1 , bother 2 . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) v. anger, annoy, irritate, peeve, *rub the wrong way …

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  • 98 get — [c]/gɛt / (say get) verb (got, got or, Chiefly US, gotten, Archaic, gat, getting) –verb (t) 1. to obtain, gain, or acquire by any means: to get favour by service; get a good price. 2. to fetch or bring: I w …

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  • 99 προερεθίσῃ — προερεθίζω irritate before aor subj mid 2nd sg προερεθίζω irritate before aor subj act 3rd sg προερεθίζω irritate before fut ind mid 2nd sg …

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  • 100 get at — verb 1. reach or gain access to (Freq. 1) How does one access the attic in this house? I cannot get to the T.V. antenna, even if I climb on the roof • Syn: ↑access • Derivationally related forms: ↑accessible ( …

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