irritate
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irritate
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to bother)
a. irritar
The constant noise of the drill was really beginning to irritate me.El ruido constante del taladro realmente empezaba a irritarme.
b. fastidiar
Do we have to hang out with Russell? I know he means well, but he really irritates me.¿Tenemos que pasar tiempo con Russell? Sé que tiene buenas intenciones, pero me fastidia mucho.
c. molestar
Leave your brother alone! He's trying to do his homework, and you're irritating him.¡Deja a tu hermano en paz! Está tratando de hacer la tarea y lo estás molestando.
2. (to cause itching)
a. irritar
Jesus doesn't like to wear synthetic fabrics because they irritate his skin.A Jesús no le gusta usar telas sintéticas porque le irritan la piel.
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irritate
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (annoy)
a. irritar, fastidiar
2. (medicine)
a. irritar
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irritate [ˈɪrɪteɪt]
transitive verb
1 (annoy) irritar; fastidiar
to get irritated irritarse; enfadarse
2 (Med) irritar
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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