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The definition of 'vex' & the word 'vex' in example sentences or phrases

Verb
1
cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations
  1. Mosquitoes buzzing in my ear really bothers me
  2. It irritates me that she never closes the door after she leaves
2
disturb the peace of mind of; afflict with mental agitation or distress
  1. I cannot sleep--my daughter's health is worrying me
3
change the arrangement or position of
4
subject to prolonged examination, discussion, or deliberation
  1. vex the subject of the death penalty
5
be a mystery or bewildering to
  1. This beats me!
  2. Got me--I don't know the answer!
  3. a vexing problem
  4. This question really stuck me

Synonyms of the word 'vex' & Antonyms of the word 'vex'.

Verb
Synonymsannoy, rag, get to, bother, get at, irritate, rile, nark, nettle, gravel, chafe, devil, worry, agitate, disturb, commove, shake up, stir up, raise up, perplex, stick, get, puzzle, mystify, baffle, beat, pose, bewilder, flummox, stupefy, nonplus, gravel, amaze, dumbfound,
Antonymsreassure,