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    vex - Dictionary definition and meaning for word vex

    (verb) cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations
    Synonyms : annoy , bother , chafe , devil , get at , get to , gravel , irritate , nark , nettle , rag , rile
    Example Sentence
    • Mosquitoes buzzing in my ear really bothers me
    • It irritates me that she never closes the door after she leaves
    (verb) disturb the peace of mind of; afflict with mental agitation or distress
    Synonyms : worry
    Example Sentence
    • I cannot sleep--my daughter's health is worrying me
    (verb) change the arrangement or position of Definition
    (verb) subject to prolonged examination, discussion, or deliberation
    Example Sentence
    • vex the subject of the death penalty
    (verb) be a mystery or bewildering to
    Example Sentence
    • This beats me!
    • Got me--I don't know the answer!
    • a vexing problem
    • This question really stuck me
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for vex

very similar to wax....and LADIES go for waxing, even though it is a very painful and annoying process.

Vex and perplex both mean, to confuse.

Vex and sex..both are confusing :p

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vex : v = very , ex = extrime. anything very extreme is annoying.

V think of our EX, it makes us disturb, irritated and annoys us

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