Sentence Examples

  • He was evidently vexed and impatient for the talkative doctor to go.
  • The plump boy ran after them angrily, as if vexed that their program had been disturbed.
  • The princess was apparently vexed at not having anyone to be angry with.
  • The commission succeeded in agreeing to the terms of a treaty, which was recommended to Congress by President Cleveland as supplying " a satisfactory, practical and final adjustment, upon a basis honourable and just to both parties, of the difficult and vexed questions to which it relates."
  • One of the most vexed questions of textual criticism, and one which divides scholars more perhaps than any other, is the question to what extent admitted imperfections and inconsistencies may properly be left in a text as due to the default of an author rather than of a scribe or compositor.

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