a person or thing that annoys; nuisance: Unwanted visitors are an annoyance.
an act or instance of annoying.
the feeling of being annoyed.

1350–1400; Middle English < Middle French; see annoy, -ance

aggravation, annoyance, intensification, irritation, worsening. Unabridged
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annoyance (əˈnɔɪəns)
1.  the feeling of being annoyed
2.  the act of annoying
3.  a person or thing that annoys

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Word Origin & History

late 14c., "act of annoying," from O.Fr. anuiance, from anuiant, prp. of anuier "to be troublesome, annoy, harass" (see annoy). Meaning "state of being annoyed" is from c.1500.
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Example sentences
Mobile phones are an acknowledged source of annoyance in public places.
Formulating a good working definition of annoyance is a persistent challenge
  for researchers.
My annoyance at have to fix things is much tempered by my joy at knowing the
  article has been accepted.
He kept rolling his eyes and huffing with annoyance.
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