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irritate

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to trouble the nerves or peace of mind of, especially by repeated vexations

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irritate or vex

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Sharpeville katliami ardmdan 1948'den sonra Nelson Mandela onderliginde irk ayrimaligina karci yogun bir mucadele yuruten Afrika Ulusal Kongresi (African National Congress) yasaklandi.
Just don't call them hot tubs; that irks administrators.
Although the influx of tourists and blanket television coverage have always helped companies make money during the festivities, the commercialization of carnival itself irks purists.
ISLAMABAD/RAWALPINDI, November 15, 2010 (Balochistan Times): Shortage of transport and double charges irks travellers who are travelling to their native towns at the arrival of Eid ul Azha.
It's the assumption that single parents are hormone-driven and irresponsible that irks me.
Much as it irks us to say this, perhaps the ASA was a little over-hasty in making this particular ruling.
This may be why some rabbis are crying foul over the museum: Moral imperatives aside, nothing irks some people more than having their victimhood co-opted.
By ISLAMABAD/RAWALPINDI, November 15, 2010 (Frontier Star): Shortage of transport and double charges irks travellers who are travelling to their native towns at the arrival of Eid ul Azha.
But it really irks me when I let guy get off like that.
Nothing irks Angelenos as much as not being able to fill up their car or SUV on demand.