Examples of irritated in a Sentence
irritated viewers were bombarding the station with complaints about the game's delayed start
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At one point spokesman Dan Williams, clearly irritated, can be heard telling the cameraman to stop recording.
If my eyes teared up too much, the skin around my eyes would get irritated and turn red.
Overscrubbing, especially when using an exfoliating wash, can quickly lead to irritated and red skin.
After developing a strange rash on her skin, a local advised her to apply urine to the irritated area.
Rosewater has anti-inflammatory properties that can help reduce the redness of irritated skin, get rid of acne, dermatitis, and eczema.
Another Korean beauty fave, this potent essence-slash-toner features aloe vera and oat kernel extract to soothe irritated skin, argan oil for long-lasting moisture, and fermented dandelion extract to improve the skin's texture.
Others stirred, restless and increasingly irritated.
The British Grand Prix race weekend opened Thursday with an irritated and fidgety Hamilton having to field repeated questions at Silverstone about snubbing his loyal home fans.
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First Known Use of irritated
Synonymsaggravated, bothered, exasperated, galled, irked, annoyed, narked [British], peeved, put out, scunnered [chiefly Scottish], teed off, vexed
Related Wordsdispleased, distressed, disturbed, perturbed, troubled, upset; angered, angry, indignant, inflamed (also enflamed), infuriated, irate, ireful, mad, outraged, rankled, riled, roiled, shirty [chiefly British], sore, steaming; bristly, cross, disapproving, huffy, piqued, resentful; bearish, bilious, cantankerous, choleric, churlish, crabby, cranky, dyspeptic, fretful, fussy, grouchy, grumpy, ill-humored, irascible, irritable, peevish, petulant, snappish, snuffy, testy, touchy; badgered, bedeviled, frustrated, haggled, harassed, harried, hassled, inconvenienced, persecuted, pestered, pinpricked, plagued, provoked, tested, tormented, tortured, tried
Near Antonymsdelighted, pleased; content, happy, satisfied; calm, pacific, peaceable, placid, serene, tranquil
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