Example sentences for: irritated

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

  • The chemicals were so caustic that the men kept their windows open, despite the freezing temperatures outside, and sucked on cough drops to soothe their irritated throats.

  • Chatterbox hears that the lawyer for Clinton secretary Betty Currie was irritated that President Clinton overplayed Currie's initial denial of the Feb. 6 New York Times story regarding her testimony before Kenneth Starr's grand jury....

  • Michiko Kakutani seems downright irritated: "The volume is basically a case of a skilled writer lazily using his sleight of hand to toss off what (with two or three exceptions) are pure exercises in craft" (the New York Times ). (Find out more about author Amis on the New York Times ' "Featured Author" page.)

  • On the one hand, I am irritated at having to spend all this time on personal background when I am trying to get at the issues; on the other hand, I am fascinated to discover, for example, that Molly Munger's father is a partner of Warren Buffet, and so on.

  • As Dunne makes nice with the truly rich and famous, compliments the likes of Elizabeth Taylor and Nancy Reagan and Steven Spielberg, Indiana holds nothing back, burns all bridges, settles scores with those who have merely irritated him from afar.


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