Definition of


  1. (noun, feeling) anger produced by some annoying irritation
  2. (noun, state) the psychological state of being irritated or annoyed
  3. (noun, cognition) something or someone that causes anxiety; a source of unhappiness
    it's a major worry
  4. (noun, act) the act of troubling or annoying someone

via WordNet, Princeton University

Origin of the word Vexation

  1. c.1400, from O.Fr. vexation or directly from L. vexationem (nom. vexatio) "agitation," noun of action from from vexus, from vexare (see vex). more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

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