Usage examples for annoying

  1. The most annoying were the bullets of the slingers. – Salammbo by Gustave Flaubert
  2. One could lie there and eat the fruit without annoying interruptions. – Leaves in the Wind by A. G. Gardiner
  3. 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
  4. To Alfred their delay was annoying. – Baby Mine by Margaret Mayo
  5. It is most annoying about the horse. – The Thin Red Line; and Blue Blood by Arthur Griffiths
  6. It is particularly annoying. – The Fatal Glove by Clara Augusta Jones Trask
  7. " It is very annoying. – The Untilled Field by George Moore
  8. Pulling is not such a common fault, although one which is sometimes very annoying. – The Complete Golfer [1905] by Harry Vardon
  9. It was very annoying that his leave should be spoilt. – Round the World in Seven Days by Herbert Strang
  10. " I shall have to ask you, Miss Anstell, to stop annoying me. – Humorous Ghost Stories by Dorothy Scarborough
  11. The passion for adventure was in his blood, and his training had not tended to cool it; fate had thrown an attractive possibility into his way, and he had seized the opportunity of doing something unusual, and annoying his more prudent brother at the same time. – Paul Patoff by F. Marion Crawford
  12. This is very annoying, said he, very! – Monsieur Lecoq by Emile Gaboriau
  13. 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
  14. And the long wait was annoying, too. – The Bartlett Mystery by Louis Tracy
  15. Your stare, Monsieur, is annoying. – The Puppet Crown by Harold MacGrath
  16. I tell you again that it is very annoying to me! – San-Cravate; or, The Messengers; Little Streams by Charles Paul de Kock
  17. 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
  18. 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
  19. 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