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pla·guyalso pla·guey (plā′gē)
pla′guy, pla′gui·ly adv.
disagreeable or vexing
disagreeably or annoyingly
or pla•guey(ˈpleɪ gi)
such as to plague, torment, or annoy; vexatious: a plaguy pile of debts.
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|Adj.||1.||plaguy - 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"|
annoying, bothersome, galling, irritating, nettlesome, pesky, pestering, vexatious, vexing, plaguey, teasing, pestiferous
disagreeable - not to your liking; "a disagreeable situation"
|Adv.||1.||plaguy - in a disagreeable manner; "it's so plaguey cold!"|