The vexed parents of an unruly teenager.
She became more and more vexed as she struggled to cope with the demands of the job.
A vexed question.
The vexed question of whether or not to kiss on a first date.
He was tired, he was vexed, he hardly knew what he said.
I was beginning to be vexed with you.
She concluded from his tone that he was vexed with her and wished to end the conversation.
There are two vexed questions with regard to these law-books.
The vexed question of the presence of coal and tin in the Nicobars has so far received no decided scientific support.