Vexatious

Vex*a"tious

(?), a. [See Vexation.] 1. Causing vexation; agitating; afflictive; annoying; as, a vexatious controversy; a vexatious neighbor. "Continual vexatious wars." South.
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2. Full of vexation, trouble, or disquiet; disturbed.
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He leads a vexatious life.
Sir K. Digby.
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Vexatious suit (Law), a suit commenced for the purpose of giving trouble, or without cause.
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-- Vex*a"tious*ly, adv. -- Vex*a"tious*ness, n.
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