Adjective "irritated" definition and examples



Definitions and examples


Showing or feeling slight anger; annoyed.
  1. 'Fluids help keep nasal passages moist, prevent dehydration, and soothe an irritated throat.'
  2. 'Calamine lotion is difficult to remove from an irritated area of skin.'
  3. 'Atman's normally calm face grew irritated and impatient.'


1. angered, provoked, or annoyed.

2. inflamed or made raw, as a part of the body.

More examples(as adjective)

"people can be irritated by articles."

"people can be irritated at things."

"people can be irritated at moves."

"places can be irritated at spectacles."

"people can be irritated with efforts."

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