Irritated - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɪrɪteɪtɪd|  American pronunciation of the word irritated
Brit.  |ˈɪrɪteɪtɪd|  British pronunciation of the word irritated
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto irritate
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto irritate


- aroused to impatience or anger(syn: annoyed, miffed, nettled, peeved, pissed, riled, roiled, steamed, stung)

made an irritated gesture


John was getting irritated by all her questions.

Her throat and eyes were irritated.

...irritated viewers were bombarding the station with complaints about the game's delayed start...

He was irritated at being awakened so early.

The professor's condescending tone irritated some students.

...their impudence irritated everyone at the wedding reception...

The other passengers were irritated by the child's rudeness.

...a pert retort that irritated the teacher...

...his irritated glare squelched any other potential objectors...

...extremely waspish, she uses her wit viciously when irritated...

A testament has been irritated.

Perversely, she was irritated by his kindness.

Irritated with herself, she took her annoyance out on Bridget.

The estates irritated the Prince of Orange by huckstering about subsidies.

the constant sound of dripping irritated him

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