|part of speech:
||the act of irritating, or that which irritates.
His irritation of the cat made it run away.The buzzing of the flies was an irritation.
||the condition of being irritated.
She didn't like his jokes, and her irritation showed on her face.
||inflammation or soreness of a tissue, or the act of causing this condition.
The cream will take away the irritation of the skin.