1 a: causing vexation : distressing <vexatious delays>
b: intended to harass <a vexatious lawsuit>
2: full of disorder or stress : troubled <a vexatious period in her life>
- vex·a·tious·ly adverb
- vex·a·tious·ness noun
Are we clear on the definition of vexatious? I’m hoping so, otherwise you won’t know why everyone is laughing so hard.
The entity that has sued dead people, pets, infants and those that have never owned a computer are calling Ray Beckerman vexatious because he keeps a blog of his lawsuits involving the RIAA. They feel that the exposure is hurting their public image.
It’s not the 30,000 people they have sued. It’s Ray’s blog.