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irritated

adjective

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irritated

verb
past tense of irritate

Synonyms & Antonyms of irritated (Entry 2 of 2)

2 to make sore by continued rubbing
  • new shoes usually irritate my feet

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The first known use of irritated was in 1595

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“Irritated.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/irritated. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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