annoy

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annoy englannista suomeksi

  1. hermostuttaa

  1. Verbi

  2. ärsyttää, kiusata

  3. ärsyttää

  4. Substantiivi

  5. ärtymys

annoy englanniksi

  1. To disturb or irritate, especially by continued or repeated acts; to bother with unpleasant deeds.

  2. 1735, (w), ''Epistle to Dr. Arbuthnot'':

  3. Yet let me flap this bug with gilded wings, / This painted child of dirt that stinks and stings; / Whose buzz the witty and the fair annoys, / Yet wit ne'er tastes, and beauty ne'r enjoys.
  4. (quote-journal)| url=http://www.economist.com/news/science-and-technology/21578357-plan-assess-peoples-personal-characteristics-their-twitter-streams-no| passage=In America alone, people spent $170 billion on “direct marketing”—junk mail of both the physical and electronic varieties—last year. Yet of those who received unsolicited adverts through the post, only 3% bought anything as a result. If the bumf arrived electronically, the take-up rate was 0.1%. And for online adverts the “conversion” into sales was a minuscule 0.01%. That means about $165 billion was spent not on drumming up business, but on annoying people, creating landfill and cluttering spam filters.

  5. (ux)

  6. To do something to upset or anger someone; to be troublesome.

  7. (quote-av)|writers=D.C. Fontana & Peter Allan Fields|season=1|number=8|text=You Klaestrons are allies of the Cardassians; your knowledge of the station confirms that they must have given you the layouts. Which not only compromises Bajoran security, but also... ''annoys'' us.

  8. To molest; to harm; to injure.

  9. ''to annoy an army by impeding its march, or by a cannonade''

  10. (RQ:Evelyn Memoirs)

  11. tapers put into lanterns or sconces of several-coloured, oiled paper, that the wind might not annoy them
  12. 1691, (w), ''Pastoral to Dr. Turner, Bishop of Ely''

  13. Say, what can more our tortured souls annoy / Than to behold, admire, and lose our joy?
  14. A feeling of discomfort or vexation caused by what one dislikes.

  15. (RQ:Chaucer Romaunt of the Rose) In such annoy contynuely.|brackets=on

  16. (RQ:Beaumont Fletcher Woman Hater)

  17. (RQ:Emerson Society and Solitude)

  18. That which causes such a feeling.

  19. (RQ:Shakespeare Richard 3)

  20. (RQ:Robert Browning Fifine)

  21. (alt form)