This detention was extremely vexatious, as we were losing a fair wind, and expending our provision.
"Narrative of a Journey to the Shores of the Polar Sea, in the years 1819-20-21-22, Volume 2" by John Franklin
She resolved to put away every vexatious thought and enjoy the frolic with all her might.
"Jane Allen: Right Guard" by Edith Bancroft
Vexatious processes are not undertaken just now for very obvious reasons.
"Disturbed Ireland" by Bernard H. Becker
The vexatious calm lasted for two days.
"At War with Pontiac" by Kirk Munroe and J. Finnemore
In short, from these vexatious methods of warfare the English reaped nothing but disappointment and disgrace.
"The Life of Joan of Arc, Vol. 1 and 2 (of 2)" by Anatole France
The whole thing was so vexatious that even Mr. Vavasor was disturbed by it.
"Can You Forgive Her?" by Anthony Trollope
It was vexatious enough in the first place, but this is painful to us all.
"Louis' School Days" by E. J. May
Long watching, deep study, and vexatious encounters with the evil ones so exhausted him that he fell into a disturbed sleep.
"The Mysteries of All Nations" by James Grant
To lose a wife, who barely had been a wife; one so beautiful, so strong; this was extremely vexatious.
"The Yotsuya Kwaidan or O'Iwa Inari" by James S. De Benneville
This is the most vexatious business that ever occurred to us.
"Tancred" by Benjamin Disraeli
These affairs are very troublesome and vexatious, but they are, unfortunately, more than troublesome, they are pregnant with danger.
"The Letters of Queen Victoria, Volume 1 (of 3), 1837-1843)" by Queen Victoria
The suggestion opened a vein of vexatious thought in connection with his dilemma that was not pleasant.
"Pocket Island" by Charles Clark Munn
They were, nevertheless, liable to many accidents and vexatious delays.
"Captains of Industry" by James Parton
All this made April 27 a vexatious day.
"The Story of the 2/4th Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry" by G. K. Rose
My election is crowned with success, and I venture to presume all after-petitions will be rejected as frivolous and vexatious.
"Real Life In London, Volumes I. and II." by Pierce Egan
Vexatious and expensive suits occupied the period between 1715 and 1732, when they were brought to a final conclusion.
"Memoirs of the Jacobites of 1715 and 1745" by Mrs. Thomson
After harassing these people by all the vexatious ways imaginable, they obliged them to fly out of their jurisdiction.
"The Loyalists of America and Their Times, Vol. 1 of 2" by Egerton Ryerson
This was vexatious, but the sun was still fully an hour high.
"The Congo Rovers" by Harry Collingwood
On reaching Annapolis, she encountered obstacles that were vexatious, time-wasting, and in fact, insupportable.
"Woman's Work in the Civil War" by Linus Pierpont Brockett
We are quoted as a vexatious question, and the eyes of the world are upon us.
"Sparkling Gems of Race Knowledge Worth Reading" by Various