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English definition of “irritate”

irritate

verb [T]     /ˈɪrɪteɪt/
ANNOY to annoy someone: His comments really irritated me.Causing feelings of anger and displeasure
HURT to make a part of your body hurt : The smoke irritated her eyes .Pain and painful
irritation     /ˌɪrɪˈteɪʃən/ noun [C, U]
(Definition of irritate verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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