Share this entry

irritable

Synonyms of irritable in English:

adjective

  • being out of work made him irritable
    British informalshirty, stroppy, narky, ratty, eggy, like a bear with a sore head
    North American informalcranky, ornery, peckish, soreheaded
    Australian/New Zealand informalsnaky
    informal, , datedwaxy, miffy
    [Antonyms] good-humoured, easy-going
  • Definition of irritable in:

    Share this entry

     

    What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

    Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

    Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

    Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources