Annoyance and Chafe


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Annoyance noun – The feeling of impatience or anger caused by another's repeated disagreeable acts.
Usage example: Carlene made known her annoyance at having to pick up her sister's dirty clothes

Chafe is a synonym for annoyance. In some cases you can use "Chafe" instead the word "Annoyance" as a noun or a verb.
Nearby Words: annoy, annoyed, annoying
Synonyms for Annoyance


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Chafe noun – Anger produced by some annoying irritation.
Annoyance is a synonym for chafe. You can use "Annoyance" instead a noun "Chafe".
Nearby Words: chafed, chafing, chafer
Synonyms for Chafe
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Chafe or Annoyance. 2016. Accessed May 20, 2022.

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