It was vexing to be boxed on the ears for a boy whom she had never looked in the face!
On the other hand, there would be some vexing formalities to go through.
“O war chief, I think I will do that, if they speak of vexing me,” he said.
It was vexing his having moved round the corner, into North Street.
Also, the subject of vocal registers is as vexing to-day as ever.