be vexed

See: resent
References in classic literature ?
The sight of Mrs Clay in such favour, and of Anne so overlooked, was a perpetual provocation to her there; and vexed her as much when she was away, as a person in Bath who drinks the water, gets all the new publications, and has a very large acquaintance, has time to be vexed.
do not be vexed by the buzz and whir of garden tools
The letter is notable because it contains Faulkner's famous response to his termination: "I suppose that I shall always be vexed with -- , but I will no longer [sic] vexed by ...