Synonyms for


Synonyms (Grouped by Similarity of Meaning) of verb irritate

Sense 1:
annoy, rag, get to, bother, get at, irritate, rile, nark, nettle, gravel, vex, chafe, devil
displease
Sense 2:
irritate
worsen, aggravate, exacerbate, exasperate
Sense 3:
irritate
stimulate, excite
Similarity of adj irritating

3 senses of irritating

Sense 1:
annoying, bothersome, galling, irritating, nettlesome, pesky, pestering, pestiferous, plaguy, plaguey, teasing, vexatious, vexing
disagreeable (vs. agreeable)
Sense 2:
irritating, irritative
stimulative (vs. depressant)
Sense 3:
irritating, painful
uncomfortable (vs. comfortable)
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