- Word Combinations (verb)
|part of speech:
||irked, irking, irks
||to annoy, irritate, or exasperate.
It irked her that he was late for dinner yet again.
- annoy, bug, exasperate, irritate, miff, nettle, peeve, rile, roil, tee off, vex
- similar words:
- aggravate, anger, bother, chafe, enrage, gall, grate, gripe, incense, infuriate, offend, pester, provoke, rasp, ruffle
||gnaw, jar, madden, plague, trouble