Translation of "irritant" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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irritantnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈɪr.ɪ.tənt/ us /ˈɪr.ə.t̬ənt/

irritant noun [ C ] (MAKING ANGRY)

something that causes trouble or makes you annoyed

The report is bound to add a new irritant to international relations. 这份报告肯定会给国际关系添加新麻烦。

irritant noun [ C ] (MAKING SORE)

a substance that makes part of your body sore or painful

Pollen is an irritant, causing red and sore eyes in sensitive people. 花粉有刺激性,会使过敏的人眼睛红肿疼痛。

(Translation of “irritant” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)