- A feeling of slight anger caused by someone or something annoying.
- Something or someone that causes such a feeling.
Late middle english: from old french anoiance, from anoier "to annoy".
- He spoke in a tone of annoyance.
- The constant noise was a great annoyance.
- The delay caused great annoyance to the passengers.
- The baby's crying was an annoyance to the mother.
- The loud music was an annoyance to the neighbors.