Examples of irritated in a Sentence
irritated viewers were bombarding the station with complaints about the game's delayed start
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Overscrubbing, especially when using an exfoliating wash, can quickly lead to irritated and red skin.
If my eyes teared up too much, the skin around my eyes would get irritated and turn red.
At one point spokesman Dan Williams, clearly irritated, can be heard telling the cameraman to stop recording.
Its natural fruity ingredients soothe irritated skin.
Reason #2: Using Harsh Bar Soap Using harsh soap on your face weakens the skin's barrier by stripping the skin of its natural oils, ceramides, and healthy fatty acids — a perfect setup for irritated, dry and blotchy skin.
Richards had not thrown a pitch at Angel Stadium in 17 months, first because of a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his elbow, then because of an irritated nerve in his biceps.
More than a dozen law enforcement officers who were guarding the plant complained of irritated eyes and throats from the smoke, and some went to the hospital.
But labor leaders have remained irritated with the Democrats.
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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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