adj. 1. causing annoyance.
Syn. -- annoying, galling, chafing, nettlesome, pesky, pestiferous, pestilent, plaguy, plaguey, teasing, vexatious, vexing.
[WordNet 1.5 +PJC]

2. causing irritation of living tissue; -- used of physical stimuli.
Syn. -- irritant, irritative.
[WordNet 1.5 +PJC]

3. causing pain or physical discomfort; as, an irritating burr under his stocking.
Syn. -- painful.
[WordNet 1.5]


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