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huggermugger

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cloak-and-dagger, covertly, secretiveness, Clandestinity, Secretness, Covertness, clandestinely, clandestineness, huggermuggery, clandestine.
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Correct spelling:
irritation

Synonyms:

noun
a disturbed mental state
annoyance, upset, discomfort, exasperation, stress, provocation, vexation, anger.
aggravation
arousal, petulance, enragement, trouble, annoyance, exacerbation, provocation, disturbance, ire, exasperation, bedevilment, harassment, virulence, bother, perturbation, scorn, discomposure.
difficulty
millstone, hangup, quandary, bafflement, vicissitude.
discontentment
cheerlessness, joylessness, angst, displeasure, unhappiness, boredom, gloominess, disgruntlement, despondence, sourness, wretchedness, disquiet, uneasiness, frustration, non-satisfaction, inquietude, anxiety, ennui.
dudgeon
dudgeon.
friction
wearing away, grindings, resistance, scrapings, Trituration, Filings, raspings, Fretting, gratings.
irritation
annoying, annoyance, discomfort, provocation, temper, botheration, vexation, innervation, aggravation, pique, soreness, excitation.
nerves
neurasthenia, tenseness, sleeplessness.
nuisance
botherment, pesterer, poor excuse, pesterers.
pain
wrench, torment, malaise, sting, stitch, ache, smarting, headache, grief, injury, Back Ache, distress, torture, earache, pain, discomfort, inflammation, painfulness, gripe, crick, affliction, hurt, burn, rack, suffering, stab, infliction, chafing, bruise, throb, agony, throe, pang, Migraine, cramp, bite, spasm, wound, sore, anguish, misery.
painfulness
cruelty, aggravation, severity, distressfulness, arduousness, uncomfortableness, unpleasantness, acuteness, offensiveness, woefulness, irksomeness, grievousness, hurtfulness, oppressiveness, annoyingness, odiousness.
pest
tormentor, thorn in side, tormentors, badgerer, crashing bore.
rage
hysteric, hysterics, wingding, ferocities, ferocity, ravings, wingdings.
resentment
discontent, offense, ill humor, pique, bitterness, indignation, resentment, envy, huffiness, dissatisfaction, vexation, acerbity, rancor, bile, umbrage, soreness, spite, hard feelings, sullenness, wrath, infuriation, antagonism.
sensitivity
inflammation, hypersensitivity, oversensitiveness, tenderness, Rawness, irritability, oversensitivity, susceptibility, excitability, susceptibleness, tenseness, soreness.
shame
self-disgust, shamefacedness, skeleton in cupboard, loss of face, bad conscience, Pudency, stupefaction, self-reproach, self-reproof, skeleton in the cupboard.
state
irritation.
susceptibility
sensitivity.
unrest
bickerings, moodiness.
Examples of usage:
  1. There was irritation in the man's tone. – The Heart of Unaga by Ridgwell Cullum
  2. What caused him irritation in his sitting posture? – Ulysses by James Joyce
  3. " No," I replied with irritation. – Allan and the Holy Flower by H. Rider Haggard
  4. Thord observed him attentively, and saw that his soul was absorbed by some deep- seated intellectual irritation. – Temporal Power by Marie Corelli
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