Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"
- S: (v) annoy, rag, get to, bother, get at, irritate, rile, nark, nettle, gravel, vex, chafe, devil (cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations) "Mosquitoes buzzing in my ear really bothers me"; "It irritates me that she never closes the door after she leaves"
- S: (v) irritate (excite to an abnormal condition, or chafe or inflame) "Aspirin irritates my stomach"
- S: (v) irritate (excite to some characteristic action or condition, such as motion, contraction, or nervous impulse, by the application of a stimulus) "irritate the glands of a leaf"