Definition of 'irritate'
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To Neil's surprise, all this had begun to irritate Dr Barbara. RUSHING TO PARADISE (2002)`I'm not a psychic healer, I just said that to irritate my mother. JUST BETWEEN US (2002)
"I hereby resolve not to let the faults of others irritate me. CIRCLE OF THREE: BOOK 12: WRITTEN IN THE STARS (2002)
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Used Occasionally. irritate is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'irritate'
British English: irritate VERB
If something irritates you, it keeps annoying you.
Their attitude irritates me.
Definition of irritate from the Collins English Dictionary
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