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Elrich irked smart-growth advocates in 2019 for questioning housing targets set by the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments.
This is done without the consent of game makers, and occasionally, some are irked that their content is distributed without permission, but Latimore says most developers are happy the project exists at all.
He was like a fly condemned to spend his life in the irk-some society of the spider.
AMERICAN SKETCHESCHARLES WHIBLEY
The restrictions of the house began to irk her, and she was afraid of the garden.
POPPYCYNTHIA STOCKLEY
The school drew revenues from the mills on the Irk in the days when that stream ran in limpid purity into the Irwell.
But even an influence as kindly as this gentle, indulgent old man's may irk.
When he had apparently made all ready, he stooped down again and smoothed out a ruck, lest its discomfort should irk the dead.
MURDER POINTCONINGSBY DAWSON
His Grace owes a debt to the national institution, and it seems to irk his conscience until some equivalent be made.
The south bank of the Irk is here very steep and between fifteen and thirty feet high.
This is the first court on the Irk above Ducie Bridge—in case any one should care to look into it.

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