- Irritated, distressed, or annoyed.
- Persistently unresolved or much debated.
- Annoyed; harassed; troubled.
- Much debated or contested; causing discussion.
- <xref>annoyed</xref>, <xref>irritated</xref> or <xref>distressed</xref>
- much <xref>debated</xref>, <xref>discussed</xref> or <xref>disputed</xref>
- Simple past tense and past participle of <xref>vex</xref>.
- troubled persistently especially with petty annoyances
- causing difficulty in finding an answer or solution; much disputed