botheration


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both·er·a·tion

 (bŏth′ə-rā′shən)
n.
The act of bothering or the state of being bothered.
interj.
Used to express annoyance or irritation.

botheration

(ˌbɒðəˈreɪʃən)
n, interj
another word for bother5, bother8

both•er•a•tion

(ˌbɒð əˈreɪ ʃən)

interj.
1. (used as an exclamation indicating vexation or annoyance.)
n.
2. the act of bothering or the state of being bothered.
[1790–1800]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.botheration - the psychological state of being irritated or annoyedbotheration - 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"
huff, miff, seeing red - a state of irritation or annoyance
pinprick - a minor annoyance
impatience, restlessness - a lack of patience; irritation with anything that causes delay
snit - a state of agitated irritation; "he was in a snit"
2.botheration - something or someone that causes troublebotheration - 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
irritant, thorn - something that causes irritation and annoyance; "he's a thorn in my flesh"
plague - an annoyance; "those children are a damn plague"

botheration

noun
2. The feeling of being annoyed:
3. Needless trouble:
Translations

botheration

(o.f.) [ˌbɒðəˈreɪʃən] EXCL¡porras!

botheration

interjverflixt und zugenäht (inf)
References in classic literature ?
Botheration! it wud ha done your heart good to percave the illigant double wink that I gived her jist thin right in the face with both eyes.
and och, botheration, wasn't it the gentaalest and dilikittest of all the little squazes that I got in return?
Troth she jumped up from the sofy as if she was bit, and made off through the door, while I turned my head round afther her, in a complate bewilderment and botheration, and followed her wid me two peepers.
"Oh, botheration!" returned Sydney, with a lighter and more good- humoured laugh, "don't YOU be moral!"
In trickery, evasion, procrastination, spoliation, botheration, under false pretences of all sorts, there are influences that can never come to good.
'Botheration!' said the Soldier, 'I had clean forgotten it!' And then he went back and fetched it.
"Botheration! you don't want me to turn telltale, do you?" growled Steve, pulling his top-knot, as he always did when perplexed.
He might amuse himself just as he pleased, in regular bachelor style, and she never complained of neglect; he might come home at any hour of the night or morning, or not come home at all; be sullen, sober, or glorious drunk; and play the fool or the madman to his own heart's desire, without any fear or botheration. She never gives him a word of reproach or complaint, do what he will.
What is all this botheration about Sir Isaac and the rest of you?
Botheration! If after this you give him anything besides the tisane of couch-grass, I will never set foot in here again, and you can look where you like for another doctor."
The gorge under our feet--called Allerheiligen--afforded room in the grassy level at its head for a cozy and delightful human nest, shut away from the world and its botherations, and consequently the monks of the old times had not failed to spy it out; and here were the brown and comely ruins of their church and convent to prove that priests had as fine an instinct seven hundred years ago in ferreting out the choicest nooks and corners in a land as priests have today.
The chief minister said that every year their leases were being renewed which was unnecessary botheration for the owners, therefore he constituted a committee under Minister Revenue Makhdoom Mahboob with Minister Local Government Saeed Ghani, Advisor Law Murtaza Wahab and Advocate General Sindh as members to review the existing law propose the other new clauses so that their lease could be renewed once for all for a certain period.