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vex
used in Anne Of Green Gables

6 uses
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Definition
to annoy or disturb
  • Oh, no, I'm not vexed—don't worry yourself.
    Chapter 9 — Mrs. Rachel Lynde Is Properly Horrified (58% in)
  • I'm sorry I've vexed you; but I'm GLAD I told her just what I did.
    Chapter 9 — Mrs. Rachel Lynde Is Properly Horrified (94% in)
  • Leaving this Parthian shaft to rankle in Anne's stormy bosom, Marilla descended to the kitchen, grievously troubled in mind and vexed in soul.
    Chapter 9 — Mrs. Rachel Lynde Is Properly Horrified (98% in)
  • "Nonsense," said Marilla, vexed at herself for having made the child cry.
    Chapter 12 — A Solemn Vow and Promise (18% in)
  • I didn't mean to vex you and I only meant it for a joke.
    Chapter 28 — An Unfortunate Lily Maid (69% in)
  • "Gilbert Blythe," answered Anne, vexed to find herself blushing.
    Chapter 38 — The Bend in the Road (92% in)

There are no more uses of "vex" in Anne Of Green Gables.

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