Example sentences for: irksome

How can you use “irksome” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • In an editorial Wednesday, France's most influential newspaper, Le Monde of Paris, described Germany's support of the United States as "simply traditional" but said British Prime Minister Tony Blair's "stentorian position" was more irksome to Europe.

  • Her magazines and TV shows retain just enough nonsense to make them irksome ("sew your own pashmina from home-raised llamas," and the like), but she supplies valuable instruction about the mundane tasks of life.

  • Irksome, middlebrow, replete with weird choices and intellectual pretention--who cares?

  • 3) China has thereby rid itself of an irksome "martyr" and his influence on the country.

  • Even the irksome ivy by the front door looked good indoors.

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