irritan they irritate
The word irritan is the present form of irritar in the third person plural. See the full irritar conjugation.
irritar
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to annoy)
a. to irritate
Los niños irritaron tanto al profesor, que acabó gritándoles.The children irritated the teacher so much that he ended up yelling at them.
2. (to inflame)
a. to irritate
Usar lentillas durante demasiadas horas irrita los ojos.Wearing contact lenses for too long irritates your eyes.
irritarse
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
3. (to get angry)
a. to get annoyed
Miguel tiende a irritarse si no le das la razón.Miguel tends to get annoyed if you don't agree with him.
b. to get irritated
Me irrito cuando mi hermano sigue pidiéndome plata.I get irritated when my brother keeps asking me for money.
4. (to get inflamed)
a. to become irritated
La piel se me irrita cuando beso a un chico que lleva barba.My skin becomes irritated when I kiss a guy with a beard.
b. to become inflamed
Siempre que vengo a esta ciudad llena de smog, se me irritan los ojos.Whenever I come to this city full of smog, my eyes become inflamed.
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irritar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to irritate
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
2. (enfadarse)
a. to get angry o annoyed
3. (sujeto: piel)
a. to become irritated
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irritar
transitive verb
1 (enfadar) to irritate
2 (Med) to irritate
3 [+celos, pasiones] to stir up; inflame
pronominal verb
irritarse to get irritated
irritarse por algo to get irritated about o at sth; get annoyed about o at sth; irritarse con algn to get irritated with sb; get annoyed with sb
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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