Thesaurus / irritate

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So, I wanted to ask you about that in the context of founding and running Whole Foods and some of the things that you have done and said that do irritate people.

If you’ve found some bedding irritates your sinuses or allergies, this topper is for you.

Breathing in smoky air can irritate the respiratory tract, leading to coughing, sore throats and itchy, watery eyes.

Do you want to irritate me into doing something that you know would put your nose out of joint for the rest of your natural life?

Sally BishopE. Temple Thurston

Adeline, alarmed at this intention, conjured him not to irritate his complaint by so dangerous an exertion.

Adeline MowbrayAmelia Alderson Opie

It is wise to irritate your wife on occasion, so as to manifest your superiority.

JafferyWilliam J. Locke

You rub each other the wrong way over little things that don't really matter, but that irritate like blazes.

Changing WindsSt. John G. Ervine

My dear sir, we shall not say one word to him: that might irritate him: but I should like you to hear a truly learned opinion.

Hard CashCharles Reade

Not to floor her at once would mean to irritate her and make her more dangerous than ever.

I pity you both, however; for all you may do will, I fear, only irritate your passion.

The Memoires of Casanova, CompleteJacques Casanova de Seingalt

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