Definitions of plaguey
  1. adjective
    causing irritation or annoyance
    “a plaguey newfangled safety catch”
    synonyms: annoying, bothersome, galling, grating, irritating, nettlesome, pesky, pestering, pestiferous, plaguy, teasing, vexatious, vexing
    not to your liking
  2. adjective
    likely to spread and cause an epidemic disease
    plaguey fevers”
    synonyms: pestiferous, pestilent, pestilential
    (especially of medicine) of disease or anything resembling a disease; attacking or affecting many individuals in a community or a population simultaneously
  3. adverb
    in a disagreeable manner
    “it's so plaguey cold!”
    synonyms: plaguily, plaguy
Word Family