Synonyms of nuisance in English:


See definition of nuisance


1‘don't you find these long journeys a nuisance?’


source of annoyance, source of irritation, annoyance, inconvenience, bore, bother, irritant, problem, difficulty, trouble, trial, burden

pest, plague, thorn in one's flesh, thorn in one's side

informal pain, pain in the neck, pain in the backside, headache, hassle, bind, drag, aggravation, menace

Scottish informal nyaff, skelf

North American informal pain in the butt, nudnik, burr in someone's saddle, burr under someone's saddle

Australian informal fair cow

NZ Australian informal nark

British vulgar slang pain in the arse

British informal, dated blister

rare infliction


help, blessing