Pronunciation of Maddening
/mˈadənɪŋ/, /mˈadənɪŋ/, /m_ˈa_d_ə_n_ɪ_ŋ/
Synonyms for maddening:
Other synonyms and related words:
peeving, damnable, nettlesome, bothersome, Irksome, frustrating, pestilent, rebarbative, pestiferous, silly, pesky, aggravating, invasive, plaguey, pathetic, pesty, pestilential, chafing, pestering, Nettling, Riling, annoying, galling, vexatious, irritating, Carking, disturbing, exacerbating, abrasive, teasing, unbearable, Rankling, plaguy.
Sense 1 (noun)
Usage examples for maddening:
- Two men, who might be twin- brothers, with the same name: it was maddening. - "Parrot & Co.", Harold MacGrath.
- She had indeed arrived at a maddening moment. - "T. Tembarom", Frances Hodgson Burnett.
- Surely now I had solved the maddening puzzle which the character of this girl had, so far, presented to me. - "The Crack of Doom", Robert Cromie.