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Synonyms for bothersome
ˈbɒð ər səm

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. annoying, bothersome, galling, irritating, nettlesome, pesky, pestering, pestiferous, plaguy, plaguey, teasing, vexatious, vexingadjective

    causing irritation or annoyance

    "tapping an annoying rhythm on his glass with his fork"; "aircraft noise is particularly bothersome near the airport"; "found it galling to have to ask permission"; "an irritating delay"; "nettlesome paperwork"; "a pesky mosquito"; "swarms of pestering gnats"; "a plaguey newfangled safety catch"; "a teasing and persistent thought annoyed him"; "a vexatious child"; "it is vexing to have to admit you are wrong"

    Synonyms:
    irritating, exasperating, corruptive, pestilential, petulant, mocking, galling, pestilent, cranky, perversive, pesky, scratchy, pestiferous, pettish, nettlesome, dirty, vexing, painful, irritable, plaguey, quizzical, peevish, irritative, plaguy, maddening, infuriating, annoying, tetchy, testy, fractious, techy, vexatious, pestering, peckish, teasing

    Antonyms:
    agreeable

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. bothersomeadjective

    Synonyms:
    troublesome, perplexing, annoying, vexatious

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "bothersome":

    vexing, troublesome, boring, embarrassing

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#4328dirty
#8356boring
#9372painful
#9416annoying
#19258embarrassing
#21074teasing
#23970irritating
#26620irritable
#26847troublesome
#30182cranky
#34388mocking
#34818pesky
#46948bothersome
#59577scratchy
#66520maddening
#70924techy
#74214testy
#74824infuriating
#78530vexing
#89995vexatious
#101981galling
#102921quizzical
#103649petulant
#108040pestering
#111300exasperating
#111963fractious
#112226peevish
#245384pestilent
#264537pestilential
#287350peckish
#299977corruptive
#313326irritative
#323849tetchy

How to use bothersome in a sentence?

  1. Rosalyn Jones:

    This is a very conservative market, and the team has always been very concerned about the look of the girls and things like that, but I’m telling you I’ve never seen and never heard anything derogatory. The girls are all professional women, they know the rules and standards and they know they’re ambassadors for the Spurs. And they’ve done so much in the community — camps, clinics, promotional activities. To take this away so suddenly, it’s bothersome.

  2. Carter Page:

    Unless you tell me, 'Hell yes! That would be bothersome,' which I think is the simple answer, I'm going to assume that Carter Page, frankly, doesn't care if there was a black hand in the election of Donald Trump, i care about the negative hands that were all over this thing.

  3. David Pollack:

    This type of solution will conquer the market, because it addresses some of the most serious and bothersome issues for satellite operators.

  4. William Schaffner:

    It's not a tickle in your throat. You're not just clearing your throat. It's not just irritated. You're not putting anything out, you're not coughing anything up, the cough is bothersome, it's coming from your breastbone or sternum. and you can tell that your bronchial tubes are inflamed or irritated.

  5. Kathleen Rockney:

    It doesn't move voters in our district, it is very bothersome to me.

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