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The act of bothering or the state of being bothered.
Used to express annoyance or irritation.
both•er•a•tion(ˌbɒð əˈreɪ ʃən)
1. (used as an exclamation indicating vexation or annoyance.)n.
2. the act of bothering or the state of being bothered.
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|Noun||1.||botheration - the psychological state of being irritated or annoyed|
mental condition, mental state, psychological condition, psychological state - (psychology) a mental condition in which the qualities of a state are relatively constant even though the state itself may be dynamic; "a manic state"
bummer - an experience that is irritating or frustrating or disappointing; "having to stand in line so long was a real bummer"
pinprick - a minor annoyance
snit - a state of agitated irritation; "he was in a snit"
|2.||botheration - something or someone that causes trouble; a source of unhappiness; "washing dishes was a nuisance before we got a dish washer"; "a bit of a bother"; "he's not a friend, he's an infliction"|
negative stimulus - a stimulus with undesirable consequences
nuisance - (law) a broad legal concept including anything that disturbs the reasonable use of your property or endangers life and health or is offensive
plague - an annoyance; "those children are a damn plague"