Definition of "nuisance"
  1. An act or condition that disturbs others' ability to use and enjoy their property, possibly causing harm or disturbance, and can be classified as public (affecting many) or private (affecting a specific individual or entity)
How to use "nuisance" in a sentence
  1. The construction noise next door was deemed a nuisance by frustrated residents.
  2. The barking dog throughout the night was a private nuisance to the immediate neighbors.
  3. Due to its harmful emissions, the factory was declared a public nuisance by the city council.

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