Definition of 'irritation'
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But there has been irritation and pain. Times, Sunday Times (2016)All my seriously injured clients, whose daily struggles make me ashamed to complain about the minor irritations in my life. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Eyes suffer irritation and pain. The Sun (2016)At first he expressed some irritation and left it at that. The Times Literary Supplement (2012)With none of the crowd at either party did he show the slightest flicker of irritation. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Some experts suggest that taking aspirin with milk reduces stomach irritation. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The local effects of this poisonous residue are irritation and inflammation. Coming Off Tranquillizers and Sleeping Pills (1991)You can easily rid yourself of these minor irritations. The Guide to Greatness in Sales (1994)Mild cases can cause slight irritation and dandruff. The Sun (2015)He says the irritation has noticeably reduced and the condition of his skin has improved. Eczema Relief - the comprehensive self-help plan (1990)It did actually leave a slight sort of irritation on my face. The Sun (2009)The failure of her hair to do exactly what she wants appears to be the chief cause of her irritation. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The majority of the group with the device said that they could continue to work with only mild irritation after two hours. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It is clearly a source of intense irritation to him that the focus is always on the other bits of his life. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He shows no irritation if people do not understand him when he speaks in French. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Passengers expressed their irritation at the resultant disruption on Twitter. Times, Sunday Times (2015)These products are not only unnecessary, but may cause irritation and rashes. You and Your Adolescent: A Parents' Guide for Ages 10 to 20 (1990)This causes mild irritation and scaling around the nose, eyebrows and forehead. The Sun (2011)This has been known to cause irritation, itching and allergic reactions. Times, Sunday Times (2006)To the intense irritation of his battalion, he was allowed to stay. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Make a list of these minor irritation points - and then ignore them. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The coach has strong credit on which to draw; the worst irritations may have passed. Times, Sunday Times (2015)There are also a number of other things that you could try to minimise irritation and reduce the risk of triggering an attack. Times, Sunday Times (2013) Mild skin irritations were reported in one study in America. Coping With Sudden Hair Loss (1988)But for all the mild irritation it caused, it was still worth it. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He explains that in the short term, the concern is irritation and inflammation of the airways caused by atmospheric pollution. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Try not to show irritation. The Sun (2012)
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Translations for 'irritation'
British English: irritation NOUN
Irritation is a feeling of annoyance, especially when something is happening that you cannot easily stop or control.
For the first time he felt irritation at her methods.
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