Example sentences for: irritates

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

  • This irritates her immensely.

  • But the charge that irritates me most is arrogance.

  • The nanny, by comparison, can be trusted to control the children, but her constant presence irritates the children and slows down the shoot.

  • Which leads me to: a prig “irritates by observance of proprieties (as of speech) in a pointed manner or to an obnoxious degree,” while a pedant “unduly emphasizes minutiae in the presentation of knowledge.”

  • Ellis' latest novel of ennui and anomie among America's beautiful people irritates reviewers to varying degrees.

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