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vex
used in Through the Looking-Glass

4 uses
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Definition
to annoy or disturb
  • He looked so vexed at the idea, that Alice changed the subject hastily.
    Chapter 8 — 'It's my own Invention' (52% in)
vexed = annoyed
  • Alice asked at last, rather vexed.
    Chapter 5 — Wool and Water (70% in)
  • 'No, you don't understand,' the Knight said, looking a little vexed.
    Chapter 8 — 'It's my own Invention' (71% in)
  • 'Vexes it, you know.'
    Chapter 9 — Queen Alice (59% in)

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