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See definition of be at on Dictionary.com
  • as inaggravate
  • as inannoy
  • as inattend
  • as inhound
  • as inpester
  • as intease
  • as invex

synonyms for be at

  • bother
  • irritate
  • provoke
  • bug
  • dog
  • exasperate
  • gall
  • get
  • get on one's nerves
  • grate
  • hack
  • irk
  • nag
  • needle
  • nettle
  • peeve
  • pester
  • pique
  • tease
  • vex
  • be on the back of
  • drive up the wall
  • get to
  • give a hard time
  • pick on

antonyms for be at

MOST RELEVANT
  • aid
  • delight
  • help
  • please
  • calm
  • make happy
  • soothe
  • alleviate
  • appease
  • gladden
  • improve
  • mollify
  • relieve
  • soften
  • hide
  • be lazy
  • disregard
  • ignore
  • neglect
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How to use be at in a sentence

"Buy something for your wife that-is-to-be," he said to his grand-nephew, as he handed him the folded paper.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Tressan was monstrous ill-at-ease, and his face lost a good deal of its habitual plethora of colour.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
Everything showed a rapid flight; even the would-be dinner of the guerrillas was found half cooked.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
A fellow rudely clad—a hybrid between man-at-arms and lackey—lounged on a musket to confront them in the gateway.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
Next night at dinner I proposed Sir Alister's health, and we all drank to him and his "bride-to-be."
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
While a one-step was in full swing some would-be wag suddenly turned off all the lights.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
And hand-painting it allus seemed to me, is really elocution in oils; for a be-yutiful picture is a silent talker.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
The fun, when the school broke up for the term, was of the never-to-be-forgotten variety.
THE MYSTERY AT PUTNAM HALLARTHUR M. WINFIELD
He is a stranger to affectation—that dangerous rock to the would-be wit; he is natural, and is witty without trying to be a wit.
FRIEND MAC DONALDMAX O'RELL
And the Seneschal, moved by that confident promise of evil, threw himself before the men-at-arms.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO BE AT

  • be at
  • be on the back of
  • bother
  • bug
  • dog
  • drive up the wall
  • exasperate
  • gall
  • get
  • get on one's nerves
  • get to
  • give a hard time
  • grate
  • hack
  • irk
  • irritate
  • nag
  • needle
  • nettle
  • peeve
  • pester
  • pick on
  • pique
  • provoke
  • tease
  • vex
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.