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Synonyms of irritable in English:


  • 1 being out of work made him irritable
    [Antonyms] easygoing
  • Reflections


    An apt, infrequently used term for irritable or easily annoyed, as in, Well, you don't have to get all shirty about it, which virtually guarantees an increase in shirtiness.
    Jean Strouse

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