Synonyms of annoyance in English:


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See UK English definition of annoyance

See Spanish definition of irritación


1‘much to his annoyance, Louise didn't even notice’

irritation, exasperation, vexation, indignation, anger, crossness, displeasure, chagrin, pique
informal aggravation
literary ire


2‘the council found him an annoyance’

nuisance, source of irritation, pest, bother, trial, irritant, inconvenience, menace, thorn in one's flesh
informal pain, pain in the neck, bind, bore, headache, hassle
Scottish informal nyaff, skelf
North American informal pain in the butt, nudnik, burr in someone's saddle, burr under someone's saddle
Australian informal fair cow
Australian, New Zealand informal nark
British vulgar slang pain in the arse
North American vulgar slang pain in the ass