Definition of irritability
Examples of irritability in a sentence
<the librarian's well-known irritability makes students hesitant to ask questions>
First Known Use of irritability
IRRITABILITY Defined for Kids
Definition of irritability for Students
: the quality of easily becoming angry or annoyed
Medical Definition of irritability
1: the property of protoplasm and of living organisms that permits them to react to stimuli
2a: quick excitability to annoyance, impatience, or angerb: abnormal or excessive excitability of an organ or part of the body (as the stomach or bladder)
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