Chafe and Vex

Chafe

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Chafe verb – To disturb the peace of mind of (someone) especially by repeated disagreeable acts.
Usage example: nothing chafes us so much as those telemarketers who call during the dinner hour

Vex is a synonym for chafe in annoy topic. In some cases you can use "Vex" instead a verb "Chafe", when it comes to topics like irritate, irk, feelings. popular alternative
Nearby Words: chafed, chafing, chafer
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Vex

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Vex verb – To disturb the peace of mind of (someone) especially by repeated disagreeable acts.
Usage example: my coworkers' loud, endless conversations vexed me

Chafe is a synonym for vex in irritate topic. You can use "Chafe" instead a verb "Vex", if it concerns topics such as distress, annoy, irk, feelings. popular alternative
Nearby Word: vexation
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