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The Most Annoying Cartoon Characters of All Time 

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Updated July 11, 2020 338.3k votes 16k voters 203.2k views 239 items

These are the most irritating, most aggravating, most annoying cartoon characters ever to grace your Saturday Morning Cartoons. These are the characters meant to "connect" to kids, to make them laugh and keep the tone light - no matter what was going on. The people who made these annoying cartoon characters thought kids were drooling morons, and its hard not to resent and loathe the results. 

What are the most annoying cartoon characters of all time? There are plenty of good ones, by good we mean awful, characters to choose from. After all, who really likes Scrappy Doo, The Smurfs, Angelica, and Tweety Bird? They are some of the most hated cartoon characters of all time. (Sorry if you are a fan.) The most annoying animated characters typically have an obnoxious voice or shtick that gets old fast. These might not be the worst cartoon characters ever... but they also kind of might be.

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Dora is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Annoying Cartoon Characters of All Time
keeley added Dora the Explorer, Dora the Explorer: Super Silly Fiesta!
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Caillou is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Annoying Cartoon Characters of All Time
KingMarktheShark added Calilou
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D.W Read is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Annoying Cartoon Characters of All Time
Arthur
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Elmyra Duff is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Annoying Cartoon Characters of All Time
TonyaLawsonMcKinstry added Pinky, Elmyra & the Brain, The Plucky Duck Show
Tiny Toons Adventures
 
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Pearl Krabs is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Annoying Cartoon Characters of All Time
keeley added
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Buhdeuce is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Annoying Cartoon Characters of All Time
mo12 added Breadwinners
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Scrappy-Doo is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Annoying Cartoon Characters of All Time
Scooby-Do
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Dee Dee is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Annoying Cartoon Characters of All Time
ChrisArthur added Dee Dee Dexter's Laboratory
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Angelica Pickles is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Annoying Cartoon Characters of All Time
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Sway Sway is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Annoying Cartoon Characters of All Time
mo12 added Sway Sway
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Princess Morbucks is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Annoying Cartoon Characters of All Time
Powerpuff Girls Z, The Powerpuff Girls Rule!!!
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Jimmy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Annoying Cartoon Characters of All Time
Jimmy
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Cheese is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Annoying Cartoon Characters of All Time
GrowlitheGrowlithe added Cheese Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends Characters
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The Great Gazoo is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Annoying Cartoon Characters of All Time
The Flintstones
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Flapjack is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Annoying Cartoon Characters of All Time
Flapjack Howdy Town 2
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Denzel Q. Crocker is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Annoying Cartoon Characters of All Time
KingMarktheShark added Denzel Q. Crocker The Fairly OddParents, Channel Chasers
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Howie is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Annoying Cartoon Characters of All Time
keeley added
A fictional dog from almost naked animals on CITV
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Snarf is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Annoying Cartoon Characters of All Time
ThunderCats, ThunderCats, ThunderCats
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Shmoo is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Annoying Cartoon Characters of All Time
The Shmoo
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Brainy Smurf is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Annoying Cartoon Characters of All Time
The Smurfs
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Bat-Mite is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Annoying Cartoon Characters of All Time
DC Universe
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Nermal is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Annoying Cartoon Characters of All Time
keeley added Garfield: The Movie, Garfield's Fun Fest, Garfield's Pet Force
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Diego is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Annoying Cartoon Characters of All Time
Dora the Explorer, Dora the Explorer: Super Silly Fiesta!
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Gleep is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Annoying Cartoon Characters of All Time
The Herculoids
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Peggy Hill is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Annoying Cartoon Characters of All Time
Peggy Hill King of the Hill