Definitions For Irritate


  • Excite to an abnormal condition, or chafe or inflame
  • Excite to some characteristic action or condition, such as motion, contraction, or nervous impulse, by the application of a stimulus
  • Cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations
  • To make (someone) impatient, angry, or annoyed
  • To make (part of your body) sore or painful

Is Irritate a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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The word Irritate is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Irritate in a Sentence

  • It's his arrogance that really irritates me.
  • The other passengers were irritated by the child's rudeness.
  • Harsh soaps can irritate the skin.

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