Sentence Examples

  • He gets a bit vexatious at times.
  • The slavery question presented vexatious difficulties in conducting the war.
  • He took occasion to abolish a variety of vexatious imposts, and the new budget fell less heavily on the Christians than the old.
  • So burdensome was the duty and so vexatious were the restrictions that it is a matter for wonder that the industry survived.
  • After Peter the Great made St Petersburg the capital of his dominions (1702), he placed Archangel under vexatious commercial disabilities, and consequently its trade declined.