To disturb or irritate, especially by continued or repeated acts; to bother with unpleasant deeds. (verb)
To do something to upset or anger someone; to be troublesome. (verb)
To molest; to harm; to injure. (verb)
A feeling of discomfort or vexation caused by what one dislikes. (noun)
That which causes such a feeling. (noun)
Examples of word annoy
Note that "annoy" is part of the intent element of the statute -- it requires the intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass.
The French word _ennui_, which now only means weariness of mind, signified formerly injury, and the vexation or hatred caused thereby; something like the English word "annoy," as in Shakespeare's Richard III., v. 3:
Whether Mr. Colen's plan was to annoy is not clear, and this aspect of not knowing is an issue.
Agnes Quill is the story of a teenage detective, the haunted city she lives in, the strange cases she solves, and the ghosts who help, hinder, or just plain annoy her.
Serial killer plots (or subplots) just plain annoy me.