Usage examples for annoying

  1. The most annoying were the bullets of the slingers. – Salammbo by Gustave Flaubert
  2. Your stare, Monsieur, is annoying. – The Puppet Crown by Harold MacGrath
  3. It is particularly annoying. – The Fatal Glove by Clara Augusta Jones Trask
  4. One could lie there and eat the fruit without annoying interruptions. – Leaves in the Wind by A. G. Gardiner
  5. You don't think that I'd better go over and make sure that Ching Po isn't annoying her? – The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story by Various
  6. By way, I suppose, of annoying Power, he asked what had been happening on the Finola at twelve o'clock the night before. – The Red Hand of Ulster by George A. Birmingham
  7. If anyone has been annoying you- That made Betty laugh, with a quick wonder as to what Mr Gerard would say if he knew the identity of his proposed opponent. – Betty Trevor by Mrs. G. de Horne Vaizey
  8. The constant demands of Datah Mahomed for tobacco, for cloth, in fact for everything he saw, would become ten times more annoying were I left with him without an interpreter. – First Footsteps in East Africa or, an Exploration of Harar by Richard F. Burton
  9. It was very annoying to think that the horses had got so many hours' start away from the camp, and the only thing I could do was to send a white man, and Jimmy, with these boys to find the absent animals. – Australia Twice Traversed, The Romance of Exploration Australia Twice Traversed. The Romance Of Exploration, Being A Narrative Compiled From The Journals Of Five Exploring Expeditions Into And Through Central South Australia, And Western Australia, From 1 by Ernest Giles
  10. And the long wait was annoying, too. – The Bartlett Mystery by Louis Tracy
  11. " It is very annoying. – The Untilled Field by George Moore
  12. Pulling is not such a common fault, although one which is sometimes very annoying. – The Complete Golfer [1905] by Harry Vardon
  13. It is most annoying about the horse. – The Thin Red Line; and Blue Blood by Arthur Griffiths
  14. I tell you again that it is very annoying to me! – San-Cravate; or, The Messengers; Little Streams by Charles Paul de Kock
  15. It was very annoying that his leave should be spoilt. – Round the World in Seven Days by Herbert Strang
  16. " I shall have to ask you, Miss Anstell, to stop annoying me. – Humorous Ghost Stories by Dorothy Scarborough
  17. To Alfred their delay was annoying. – Baby Mine by Margaret Mayo
  18. This is very annoying, said he, very! – Monsieur Lecoq by Emile Gaboriau