Examples of irritation in a Sentence
Dad's general irritation at the incessant complaining coming from the back seat of the car.
Recent Examples of irritation from the Web
Nathan Karns: Placed on the disabled list because of right extensor strain/nerve irritation.
During an interview at his residence in Lahore last month, some of that irritation surfaced when asked questions Pakistan’s on daily power blackouts.
Among the most popular theories for the decline was viewer irritation with national anthem protests initiated by players on the field.
This should be a significant irritation for Republicans who want their agenda pursued, not bogged down in the vodka martini of Russian conspiracy.
The tests also found traces of formaldehyde, nickel, and tetrachlorophenol, all of which can cause major irritations.
These gases can have adverse health effects such as eye, nose and throat irritation; headaches; dizziness; and fatigue.
Everywhere Salve will soothe irritations and soften you up.
In the course of the investigation, the FDA learned that WEN's manufacturer, Chaz Dean Cleansing Solutions, had privately received 21,000 complaints of hair loss and scalp irritation, the study authors said.
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First Known Use of irritation
Synonymsaggravation, aggro [British], bother, botheration, exasperation, frustration, grief, annoyance, pip [chiefly British], vexation
Related Wordsagitation, discomfort, displeasure, distress, disturbance, upset; irritability, irritableness, peeve, perturbation, pet, pique, resentment, snappishness, trouble; anger, angriness, chafe, dander, dudgeon, gall, huff, indignation, irateness, ire, outrage, umbrage
Near Antonymsdelight, pleasure
IRRITATION Defined for Kids
Definition of irritation for Students
- irritation of the skin
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