- The definition of annoying is something that is bothersome or irritating.
Constantly poking someone in the arm is an example of annoying behavior.
annoying definition by Webster's New World
irritating; vexing; bothersome
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- annoyingly adverb
annoying definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Causing vexation or irritation; troublesome: an annoying cough.
- an·noyˈing·ly adverb