non·​ir·​ri·​tat·​ing | \ ˌnän-ˈir-ə-ˌtā-tiŋ How to pronounce nonirritating (audio) \

Definition of nonirritating

: not causing irritation : not irritating nonirritating cosmetics a nonirritating fabric a nonirritating sound/habit

Examples of nonirritating in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Like how many brands litter their products with meaningless marketing jargon—flippantly using terms such as gentle, soothing, and nonirritating—despite still containing irritants that are too harsh for skin as fragile as mine. Kaleigh Fasanella, Harper's BAZAAR, 3 May 2021 Try Beauty Lab test winner Bare Republic Mineral SPF 30 Face Sunscreen Lotion, which scored perfectly for being gentle and nonirritating in our tests. April Franzino, Good Housekeeping, 26 Aug. 2019

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First Known Use of nonirritating

1871, in the meaning defined above

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12 May 2021

Cite this Entry

“Nonirritating.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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