Synonyms for vexed

Synonyms for (adjective) vexed

Synonyms: vexed

Definition: causing difficulty in finding an answer or solution; much disputed

Usage: the vexed issue of priorities; we live in vexed and troubled times

Similar words: difficult, hard

Definition: not easy; requiring great physical or mental effort to accomplish or comprehend or endure

Usage: a difficult task; nesting places on the cliffs are difficult of access; difficult times; why is it so hard for you to keep a secret?


Synonyms: harassed, harried, pestered, vexed, annoyed

Definition: troubled persistently especially with petty annoyances

Usage: harassed working mothers; a harried expression; her poor pestered father had to endure her constant interruptions; the vexed parents of an unruly teenager

Similar words: troubled

Definition: characterized by or indicative of distress or affliction or danger or need

Usage: troubled areas; fell into a troubled sleep; a troubled expression; troubled teenagers