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Adjective
Causing annoyance, impatience, or mild anger
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“I realised that I'm picking up one of my dad's most irritating habits.”
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Having or causing a tingling or itching sensation
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Causing inconvenience to someone
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Causing discomfort, unhappiness, or revulsion
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Causing someone to feel resentful, upset, or annoyed
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Deserving of condemnation or execration
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Causing one to feel bored
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Intended to provoke or make fun of someone in a playful way
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Unexpected and inappropriate or inconvenient
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Tending or apt to intrude
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Ironic in nature, usually in an absurd or annoying way
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Intensely painful
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Not easy to please or satisfy
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(usually used in third person form "gets") Annoying or irritating (someone)
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“Their loud voices were beginning to irritate me and I could feel my headache sharpen.”
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Present participle for to cause inflammation to (one's skin)
“Air that is too dry can irritate the lining of your nose, throat, and sinuses.”
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Present participle for to aggravate, especially a wound
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“Antiseptics may actually irritate the wound or cause an allergic reaction.”
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Present participle for to let someone down, especially with regards to an obligation or duty
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Present participle for make passionate, instill passion in
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Present participle for scrape or wear away by friction or erosion
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Present participle for inflict a wound on
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Present participle for to cause (someone) amusement or pleasure
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Present participle for cause a tingling sensation in
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Present participle for to make smooth, glossy or shiny by rubbing, cleaning, or grinding
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Teasing
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