Complete Definition of "irksome"

was wotd|2006|August|19
English
Pronunciation
IPA|/ËÉksÉm/
SAMPA|/"@`[email protected]/
AHD|/ûrk'sÉm/
Adjective
irksome

  1. disagreeable|Disagreeable or troublesome by reason of long continuance or repetition; bothersome; annoying; irritating; wearisome; tedious.

#: He has this irksome habit of racing up to red lights, so he has to brake heavily.
Derivatives: irksomely, irksomeness

Related terms
irksomely
irksomeness

See also
irk
Category:English adjectives

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