Irritant - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɪrɪtənt|  American pronunciation of the word irritant
Brit.  |ˈɪrɪt(ə)nt|  British pronunciation of the word irritant

noun

- something that causes irritation and annoyance (syn: thorn)

Examples

The delay was a minor irritant.

Low flying aircraft are a constant irritant in this area.

Word forms

noun
singular: irritant
plural: irritants
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