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VEX Webster definition

VEX (definition) by Webster 1913 …
Vex (?), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Vexed (?); p. pr. & vb. n. Vexing.] [F. vexer, L. vexare, vexatum, to vex, originally, to shake, toss, in carrying, v. intens. fr. vehere, vectum, to carry. See Vehicle.]

1. To tos back and forth; to agitate; to disquiet.

2. To make angry or annoyed by little provocations; to irritate; to plague; to torment; to harass; to afflict; to trouble; to tease.
“I will not vex your souls.”
Shak. Then thousand torments vex my heart. Prior.

3. To twist; to weave.


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