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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The quality of being irritating.

Usage examples (34)
  • Adjective : irksome restrictions
  • But it was worth a moment of irksomeness to taste the pure night air again.
  • I presume that she felt the irksomeness of the confinement quite as severely as I did.
  • Undoubtedly, General Grant felt keenly the irksomeness of having nothing particular to do. for more
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