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used in The Poisonwood Bible

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to annoy or disturb
  • The bird hung around, casting his vexed eye down on us from the trees, still needing to be fed.
    Book 2 — Revelation (4% in)
  • His tone implied that Mother failed to grasp our mission, and that her concern with Betty Crocker confederated her with the coin-jingling sinners who vexed Jesus till he pitched a fit and threw them out of church.
    Book 1 — Genesis (9% in)

There are no more uses of "vex" in The Poisonwood Bible.

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