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Definition of annoyance noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



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  1. 1[uncountable] the feeling of being slightly angry synonym He could not conceal his annoyance at being interrupted. Much to our annoyance, they decided not to come after all. She stamped her foot in annoyance. His behavior caused great annoyance to his colleagues.
  2. 2[countable] something that makes you slightly angry petty annoyances and irritations
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: annoyance