nuisance definition

  • noun:
    • one that's inconvenient, irritating, or vexatious; a bother: Having to stand in line had been a nuisance. The troublesome son or daughter was a nuisance on course.
    • Law A use of residential property or length of conduct that inhibits the protection under the law of other people by causing damage, irritation, or trouble.
    • A minor irritation or inconvenience.
    • people or thing causing irritation or inconvenience.
    • something harmful or unpleasant into community or to a part from it, that a legal remedy exists.
    • That which annoys or offers trouble and vexation; what is offensive or noxious.
    • Injured or painful feeling; annoyance; displeasure; grief.
    • An annoying knowledge; a grievous infliction; trouble; inconvenience.
    • The infliction of harm or injury.
    • what or one who annoys, or provides trouble or damage; a troublesome or irritating thing; that which is noxious, offensive, or irritating; a plague; a bore: applied to people and things.
    • in-law, such a use of home or such a training course of conduct as, irrespective of real trespass against other individuals or of malicious or real criminal intention, transgresses the only constraints upon usage or conduct that your proximity of other people or residential property in civilized communities imposes upon exactly what would usually be rightful freedom.
    • (legislation) an easy appropriate idea including anything that disturbs the reasonable usage of your home or endangers life and health or is offensive
    • a bothersome irritating individual

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