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irksome

irk·some

irksome

 
 
pronunciation:
uhrk sm
features:
Word Combinations (adjective), Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
definition: causing annoyance; bothersome or tiresome.
He was tired of the irksome task of shoveling snow.
antonyms:
absorbing, engrossing
similar words:
bothersome, tiresome
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