- The definition of vexatious is causing annoyance, or full of annoyance.
An example of something vexatious is a computer that won't stop beeping in the office.
- characterized by or causing vexation; annoying, troublesome, etc.
- Law instituted without real grounds, chiefly to cause annoyance to the defendant: said of legal actions
Causing or creating vexation; annoying: vexatious delays.
(comparative more vexatious, superlative most vexatious)
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