Irritated sentence examples

  • She strode to her room, irritated by another thought.

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  • He's irritated, but he probably won't say anything.

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  • He ignored the irritated Watcher and shrugged deeper into his blanket.

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  • His letters for the most part irritated her.

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  • She couldn't really be irritated with him.

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  • "Now then, what do you want?" asked Napoleon in the tone of a man irritated at being continually disturbed.

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  • It looked irritated at her question.

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  • "You better run, woman," he growled, irritated by her response.

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  • This mirrorlike gaze and those delicate hands irritated Prince Andrew, he knew not why.

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  • The nurse thought his larynx might still be irritated from the endotracheal or feeding tube.

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  • Irritated he continued to disturb her peace, she leveled a glare on him.

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  • He growled, irritated as much by demons as he was with the cold weather.

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  • "Don.t ask, just do it," Rhyn snapped, earning him an irritated look from his oldest brother.

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  • "It's not that," Kris said with an irritated glance towards his brother.  "Kiki, I know none of you have faith in me.  I'm trying to do what's right, and you fight me all the way."

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  • Cynthia said, "Fitzgerald didn't even know he was going to run for sheriff until he became irritated at David."

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  • Outside her room, Han whipped out his phone to text Damian with an irritated sigh.

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  • Irritated, she pulled her feet up and crossed her legs beneath her.

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  • Exposed, irritated, she pointed to the door.

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  • She rolled her eyes, irritated that her brother hadn't taken his promise to her seriously.

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  • Gabe cast an irritated look over his shoulder but looked where she indicated.  He lowered the sword he was using to hack through the brush and started in that direction.  Katie watched as the forest cleared a path for him, the way it had before.

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  • "Oh, damn you," she muttered, irritated her first sale was a pity sale and yet thinking even better of Romas for supporting his fiancée's hopeless friend.

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  • He was irritated but not wary, unarmed and relaxed.

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  • As irritated as he was with Darkyn's words, he was also fascinated by the idea the demon lord who prided himself on preying on the vulnerabilities of others was capable of being offended.

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  • Katie sat, irritated to see who followed with a confident stride and two glasses of

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  • When, awakened from his sleep, he received that cold, peremptory note from Kutuzov, he felt the more irritated the more he felt himself to blame.

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  • Katie fought back a smile at the irritated look on Rhyn's face.  He was in raw form: bloodied, drenched with underworld rain, disheveled, in need of a good shave.  His thick frame was still on edge, as if he expected one of the Sanctuary's nuns to turn into a demon and fly at them.  He looked every bit the muscular, powerful, glowering half-demon the nuns wanted to throw out of the Sanctuary.

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  • "I didn't come to argue, though I am sorry if I hurt your feelings, Kiera," Evelyn said with a small sigh, as if irritated by the apology.

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  • Lana couldn't help feeling irritated at the assurance in Kelli's voice.

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  • Katie said, rising.  The ground still rumbled, the trees surrounding both food cubes expanding fast and tearing up the ground in several directions as they did.  She looked around, irritated to find she'd caused a chasm to form between them and the direction they'd been running.

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  • Jackson's expression morphed from irritated to amused.

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  • Still, it would be nice to have the opportunity to be irritated by her own children some day.

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  • He suspected she was in more trouble than she let on, and it irritated him that she didn't trust him enough to tell him.

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  • Rhyn crossed his arms, irritated.  Kiki trotted from the patio into the house perched on a hill overlooking Tokyo.  He returned ten minutes later with a small briefcase, a jacket and a hard case for his iPad.  Rhyn opened the portal, and the two strode through it, back to the massive tree where Rhyn had lost Toby in the cold, wet French Alps.

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  • Irritated by her tone, he reached in and ran his hand down the line of her sweaters.

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  • "Of course I'm not alright," she answered with an irritated edge to her voice.

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  • "Please have a seat, Ms. Young," an irritated voice announced over the intercom.

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  • "I don't have time for philosophy," he said, growing irritated with her word play.

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  • Rhyn asked, irritated by the helpless creature.

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  • Dean scratched his head, irritated at himself for getting so caught up in Fred's continuing scenario, a scenario totally baseless in proven fact.

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  • The old prince said that if he was ill it was only because of Princess Mary: that she purposely worried and irritated him, and that by indulgence and silly talk she was spoiling little Prince Nicholas.

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  • He said nothing and mirrored her position, leaning against the wall in what she knew was irritated mockery.

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  • Irritated, he sat back on the bed.

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  • Jenn crossed her arms, irritated that the vamps had opened her windows, too, as if to make her room more uncomfortable for her.

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  • When nerve endings become irritated, usually through an insect bite or stress triggers, this is a localized itch which results in scaly patches on the body.

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  • Elise gave him an irritated look, reminding him again of how little respected the army-types were.

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  • Excited and irritated by these thoughts Prince Andrew went toward his room to write to his father, to whom he wrote every day.

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  • "But for you and me, old fellow, it's time to drop these amenities," continued Dolokhov, as if he found particular pleasure in speaking of this subject which irritated Denisov.

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  • While eczema (also known as dermatitis) is a general term for skin conditions that feature irritated or inflamed skin, there are actually various types of the condition.

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  • "Dusty's not here," he said, irritated by the inference that he was somehow someone to be less feared.

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  • "I need your head clear," he said, irritated about the alcohol.

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  • Before she could be irritated by his words, he continued, "We will discuss matters later."

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  • Anyone addressing nishani irritated him.

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  • "Your home is fine," Fitzgerald answered, sounding irritated as he moved to follow them.

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  • He watched the change, irritated by the bizarre mood swings and cryptic ramblings that defined Darian's speech lately.

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  • Landon's summons irritated him.

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  • Irritated, she would've ignored it if not for Toby, who snatched it in excitement.

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  • Green eyes sparkled despite her irritated tone.

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  • Brady watched the feds, irritated at the pockets of elite unaffected by the squalid conditions the non-elite were forced to live in.

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  • Her gums were irritated, reminding her she hadn't eaten or drunk water in a while.

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  • For reasons he couldn't explain, Tim's assignment irritated him.

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  • Dean couldn't believe this woman, but he was far too irritated to respond.

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  • She still sounded irritated.

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  • Irritated by the concessions made by Alexius to the Pisans in II II, and furious at the revocation of her own privileges by John Comnenus in 1118, the republic naturally sought a new outlet in the Holy Land.

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  • Darian looked around him, irritated at her rejection but also aware she'd never treat any Guardian like that without a reason.

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  • The time my truck broke down, I said something that irritated him and he grabbed me by the front of the shirt and jerked me off the ground.

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  • He checked himself in the middle of the sentence, lowered his eyes to avoid seeing her unpleasantly irritated and irresolute face, and said:

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  • This expression irritated Prince Andrew, and in a determined, ringing, and unpleasant tone he continued:

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  • Irritated, Sofia pulled open the curtains to his windows overlooking the bed.

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  • Given her first chance to rest in over two days, she sighed, exhausted and irritated at having to dig her own clothing out of a box.

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  • She stared at it, as irritated by its unwitting acknowledgment of her housekeeping prowess as she was about having this of all creatures in her house.

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  • Irritated, Eden's eyes cracked open.

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  • "Not Gerry," Xander said, irritated.

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  • These growths are painless unless they become irritated by clothing rubbing against them.

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  • At the silence, she turned away and started back to the compound, irritated.

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  • Irritated at the sudden break of warmth and intimacy, she sighed as she trotted to keep up.

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  • depilans; it is firm to the touch, and contracts forcibly when irritated; the secretion of the mantle-glands is not abundant, and is milky white in appearance.

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  • The papal letters were translated into Persian, and thence into Mongol, and so presented to Baiju; but the Tatars were greatly irritated by the haughtiness of the Dominicans.

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  • Irritated by his opposition, the Guises compelled him to leave the court, and he died on the 2nd of December of the same year.

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  • The Council's occasional outbursts against Italy only rendered Baron Sonnino still more intractable, and irritated Italian public opinion.

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  • On his return to India in 1802, he was employed against Sindhia, but being irritated at another appointment given to Wellesley he relinquished his command and returned to Europe.

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  • In the circumstances, one must needs adopt the opinion of Fersen's contemporary, Baron Gustavus Armfelt, "One is almost tempted to say that the government wanted to give the people a victim to play with, just as when one throws something to an irritated wild beast to distract its attention.

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  • Unhappily, after the third lecture of the course, Comte had a severe attack of cerebral derangement, brought on by intense and prolonged meditation, acting on a system that was already irritated by the chagrin of domestic discomfort.

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  • The affair of the Placards in 1534 irritated him beyond measure, and determined him to adopt a policy of severity.

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  • In this conjuncture Defoe had really no friends, for the dissenters were as much alarmed at his book as the high-flyers were irritated.

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  • Middleton is said to have been so irritated that he endeavoured to put the penal laws in force against his antagonist, who prudently withdrew from London.

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  • John further irritated the clergy by making an alliance with John Wycliffe.

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  • The Prussians were irritated by this proposal, but war was averted, and the question was referred to a conference of the powers in London.

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  • Irritated by this policy the armatoles rendered considerable service to Ali Pasha of Iannina in his struggle with the Turks in 1820-22, and afforded valuable assistance to their countrymen during the Greek war of independence in 1830.

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  • Moreover, he irritated public opinion by raising to senatorial rank the director-general of the Banca Romana, Signor Tanlongo, whose irregular practices had become a byword.

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  • The Contrat social was obviously anti-monarchic; the Nouvelle Heloise was said to be immoral; the sentimental deism of the "Profession du vicaire Savoyard" in Emile irritated equally the philosophe party and the church.

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  • Parsimony prevailed, as usual, over prudence, and when the Cossacks showed unmistakable signs of restiveness, the Poles irritated them still further by ordering the construction of the strong fortress of Kudak at the confluence of the Dnieper and the Samara, to overawe the Zaporozhian community.

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  • But they still cherished a hatred of the Romans, and during the Second Punic War (218), irritated by the foundation of the Roman colonies of Cremona and Placentia, they rendered valuable assistance to Hannibal.

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  • Although exhibiting considerable tameness, it seems incapable of attachment, and when not properly fed, or when irritated, is apt to give painful evidence of its ferocity.

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  • Several of the viceroy's measures, notably the Ilbert Bill of 1883 - so named after its author Sir Courtenay Ilbert - irritated the Anglo-Indian population, and it was fiercely assailed.

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  • This decision greatly irritated the political leaders of Georgia, and the question of extinguishing the Indian titles, on which there had long been a disagreement, caused further and even more serious friction between the Federal and state authorities.

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  • Razor bumps are caused by hair that turns and curls back into the skin and appear quickly after shaving in the form of red, irritated bumps.

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  • Caused by either genetics or allergies, it presents itself as anything from flat, dry, white patches to red, irritated, raised patches.

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  • It's an anti-inflammatory that helps soothe irritated skin, making the lineup ideal for even the most sensitive skin types.

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  • This concentrated formula will cool your irritated skin and even out blotchiness on the face.

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  • The imprudent conduct of the Madras authorities had irritated beyond endurance the two greatest Mussulman powers in the peninsula, the nizam of the Deccan and Hyder Ali, the usurper of Mysore, who began to negotiate an alliance with the Mahrattas.

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  • Irritated and alarmed, the governor suddenly left Brussels in the month of July with some Walloon troops and went to Namur.

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  • Various local hypertrophies, including galls, result from the increased growth of young tissues irritated by the punctures of insects, or by the presence of eggs or larvae left behind.

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  • Wounds.The principal phenomena resulting from a simple wound, and the response of the irritated c~lls in healing by cork and in the formation of callus, have been indicated abeve.

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  • 18 and 32), where the border of the mantle can be, and usually is, drawn over the shell, though it is withdrawn (as it cannot be in Aplysia) when they are irritated.

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  • She was irritated to see Sirian's trencher empty.

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  • At Hilden's silence, Taran opened his eyes, irritated by the brightness.

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  • Xander left his bedroom, irritated, and stretched his senses.

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  • I don't want to hurt them, and I promise not to, so long as you're doing what you should, he said, irritated.

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  • The Guardian irritated Xander, more so because Jessi had smiled and laughed with him earlier.

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  • Irritated she was too flustered to leave it, Jessi searched until she found hers.

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  • For some reason, the idea Eden was content after so short a time irritated him.

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  • Not wanting to deal with him at all, she took the coffee out to the porch and left, even more irritated to see he wore the necklace she desperately needed to steal.

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  • Unless the bare areas seem irritated, or he is showing other symptoms, such as loss of appetite or change in litter box habits, I would probably just wait and mention this problem at your next regular vet appointment.

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  • However, since many pets spend a great deal of time outdoors, the numerous other microbes than a pet can attract can easily infect an irritated ear canal.

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  • Do not apply lemon juice to skin that has been recently shaved, waxed or otherwise irritated.

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  • It is also helpful for protecting inflamed and irritated internal tissues.

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  • Zinc oxide: A common ingredient in diaper rash creams, this ingredient can calm irritated skin, also according to WebMD.

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  • Neglecting to remove your makeup is a great way to trigger breakouts, clogged pores and irritated skin in general.

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  • The ingredient is especially soothing to irritated skin and provides natural comfort.

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  • Remember to exert caution with any type of remover; you don't want to deal with irritated, stinging eyes.

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  • They leave this sensitive area feeling light and refreshed instead of tight and irritated.

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  • A small dab three times daily will help heal the irritated skin.

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  • Only call someone who you know will be good support for you or you will end up even more irritated.

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  • This strong emotion ranges from feelings of being mildly irritated and annoyed to feelings of being intensely furious and full of rage.

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  • Also, she has really dry and flaky skin with some irritated spots.

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  • If the throat becomes very irritated there may be some vomiting as well.

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  • Since shaving is something that people do very frequently, it's important to select a shaving lotion that moisturizes skin naturally rather than one might leave skin dry, flaky, and irritated.

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  • Your eyes and nose will become extremely irritated if you touch them with your hands that have been handling peppers, even if you think you've washed all the oil off.

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  • Jasmine Body Lotion - Soft yet strong, this eight-ounce body lotion contains Oat Betaglucan for irritated skin and vitamins A and E for elasticity.

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  • Because your dog’s skin may be irritated by the presence of fleas, you may want to look for an organic flea shampoo containing neem oil.

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  • Snoring can occur because the respiratory system is damaged or irritated.

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  • Be sure and tell your physician about any facial creams and lotions you are using to avoid clogged and irritated pores.

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  • This also prevents your eye from becoming irritated, and from becoming scratched by a dry contact.

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  • If contacts are not fitted properly, eyes can get irritated, inflamed and could damage eye tissue, not to mention you may not see clearly if the prescription is not correct.

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  • They repel water-and thus your own tears-leaving you with dry lenses, dry eyes, and potentially slightly damaged, irritated corneas.

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  • This cuts down on the potential for irritated eyes as a result of sun, wind, and sand.

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  • Cold War erupted once again because those that were to remain on Earth were a little irritated.

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  • They get irritated, and that's what peeves me off: they should be more understanding.

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  • Opening their 2003 Dunnsden Vineyard Syrah irritated and consternated me.

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  • The skin is examined for sores that are slow to heal, especially those that bleed, ooze, or crust; irritated patches that may itch or hurt; and any change in the size of a wart or a mole.

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  • The characteristic swelling and redness that accompanies allergies are the result, seen especially in an irritated nose and throat, a runny nose, and red, irritated eyes.

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  • Candida also may infect an infant's diaper rash, as it grows rapidly on irritated and moist skin.

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  • Lips, cheeks, and tongue may be irritated for one to two weeks before they toughen and adapt to the braces.

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  • Constant irritation by stomach acids in the esophagus can cause a condition called esophagitis, in which the esophagus becomes red and irritated.

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  • Demulcents relieve coughing by coating irritated passageways.

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  • The skin surface may become eaten away (ulcerated), leaving irritated pits.

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  • Chickweed ointment can also sooth irritated skin when it is applied once or twice daily.

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  • These creams and ointments protect already irritated skin.

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  • People with retinoblastoma may also experience red, painful, and irritated eyes, inflamed tissue around the eye, enlarged pupils, and possibly different-colored eyes.

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  • In rhinitis, the mucous membranes become infected or irritated, producing a discharge, congestion, and swelling of the tissues.

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  • The delicate skin of the ear canal, unprotected by cerumen, retains moisture and becomes irritated.

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  • Interaction of histamine with receptors on blood vessels causes neighboring cells to become leaky, leading to the fluid collection, swelling, and increased redness characteristic of a runny nose and red, irritated eyes.

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  • If the skin of the burned area is unbroken and it is not likely to be further irritated by pressure or friction, the burn should be left exposed to the air to promote healing.

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  • Tiring easily or becoming irritated are other common symptoms.

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  • If the condition becomes much worse or if the skin is very irritated, they should check with the physician who prescribed the medicine.

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  • They should not put the medicine on skin that is wind burned, sunburned, or irritated, and not apply it to open wounds.

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  • Allergic rhinitis is characterized by an itchy, runny nose, sneezing, and often a scratchy or irritated throat due to postnasal drip.

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  • Patting rather than rubbing the skin after bathing and thoroughly massaging lubricating lotion or nonprescription cortisone creams into still-damp skin can soothe red, irritated nummular dermatitis.

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  • The first electric shavers were normally quite loud, and they often irritated the skin more than a normal, manual razor would.

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  • Since the presence of lice can cause an itchy, irritated scalp, a person with lice is at risk of developing skin sores and infections caused by excessive scratching.

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  • Others searching for a natural cure for head lice may have a sensitive scalp that is easily irritated by harsh shampoos.

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  • The soap has a drying effect on the delicate skin and, if it isn't rinsed off completely, the vaginal area can become irritated.

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  • If your skin is still irritated after replacing the foil, the problem may be with the razor itself.

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  • If your Remington razor is causing your skin to become irritated or you notice small cuts in shaved areas, the problem is likely due to the shaving head.

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  • In addition, a few people are sensitive to the milky sap and will get irritated skin from handling it.

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  • Finally irritated enough to drag herself out of bed, Felice padded down the master staircase and across the main hall to the doorway of the conservatory.

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  • Sammie was scared and a little irritated.

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  • Most tattoos look at least a little irritated during the healing period.

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  • It may seem like a good idea to put in a fresh piece of jewelry, but the piercing site could get irritated further, and the infection could spread.

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  • It is normal for your piercing to be irritated and sore during healing; you may also see secretions of a whitish or yellow liquid known as lymph.

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  • It's important to remember that while pain is subjective, the piercing process itself is over very quickly; the extended healing time is where a piercing can become irritated or painful.

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  • Since piercings are often irritated when they are fresh, it's sometimes difficult to diagnose a true infection at home.

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  • Fist Pushups: For those whose wrists get irritated by the traditional pushup, making a fist instead of flexing your hands on the floor can provide relief, especially when paired with the knee modification.

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  • Make sure the straps aren't too tight before you curl up in bed, though; otherwise you may wake up with irritated skin.

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  • Taylor - Southern belle Taylor, age 10, irritated not only the residents of Bonanza City, but by some viewers as well.

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  • Psoriasis is characterized by silvery-white scales over a red or irritated base, and it doesn't usually go away on its own.

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  • For dry, irritated skin, try Geografx's Gentle Azulene Gel.

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  • Using those on dry, possibly irritated skin is like playing with fire.

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  • They are designed to smooth rough skin and soothe areas irritated by shaving.

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  • However, many have suffered from irritated, pink, or peeling skin at some point in their lives.

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  • Advanced squamous cell cancer can look like a large tumor, a sore that won't heal, or a large patch of thickened or irritated skin.

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  • Tags in certain locations will be frequently irritated, for example by bra straps or a shoulder bag.

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  • The tag bleeds or becomes irritated and does not heal.

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  • The skin around the tag appears discolored or irritated.

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  • Though winter isn't the ideal time of year for those prone to dry, itchy, irritated skin, there are ways to combat the issues that tend to crop up when there's snow on the ground.

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  • Others are extremely dry, cracked, and easily irritated.

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  • Though the Calm formula isn't specifically marketed for hands, it may be worth a try for very irritated skin on the hands.

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  • This mixture can be applied directly onto the irritated skin and help to relieve symptoms.

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  • Baking soda will comfort the irritated skin until the rash heals thoroughly.

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  • A blow dryer set on a low heat setting can be aimed directly at the irritated area to provide comfort and to help dry out the rash.

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  • Hay fever causes itchy, irritated skin, which leads to ugly eye problems.

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  • He looked around, at once irritated.

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  • His normally stoic XO appeared irritated.

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  • It was dry and her gums irritated.

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  • The scribbling stopped with an image that left him irritated.

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  • "How many are trapped up here?" he asked, irritated.

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  • Deidre looked up at him as he entered her personal space, at once flustered and irritated.

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  • Katie ignored her, irritated.

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  • She removed it, irritated.

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  • Elise was walking among the survivors, her features growing irritated.

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  • Any more drugs in his—" "I get the point," Brady snapped, irritated.

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  • Gabriel looked around the small room, irritated with Death.

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  • Sofi turned and walked away, irritated with him.

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  • "You underestimate my ability to protect these liabilities, as you call them," he said, irritated with her words.

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  • "Darian?" she called, irritated at moving from her warm spot at the back of the cave.

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  • Irritated at his mate's rebuff, he whispered, "Where are you?"

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  • Vara shifted, irritated with his words.

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  • Irritated with her spirit, Taran leapt from the horse and pursued, his long strides quickly cutting the distance between them.

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  • She fell silent, irritated with him.

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  • Irritated with her, he took her arm to hold her back.

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  • Xander should've been irritated about her co-dependence.

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  • The emperor was irritated; and his ambassador, Cardinal Fesch, kept up the irritation by perpetual complaints directed more especially against Consalvi himself.

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  • Musset, though he depended on her exertions, was first bored and then irritated at the sight of this terrible vache a ecrire, whose pen was going for eight hours a day, and sought diversion in the cafés and other less reputable resorts of pleasure.

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  • His characteristically British temperament was wholly unsympathetic to the French, whose sensibility was irritated by his cold and slightly contemptuous justice.

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  • He obtained a high reputation, but his work was impaired by his controversial temper, which frequently developed into an irritated f anaticism, though he was always entirely sincere.

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  • The Knight of La Tour-Landry (1372) relates, by way of warning to his daughters, a tale of a lady who so irritated her husband by scolding him in company, that he struck her to the earth with his fist and kicked her in the face, breaking her nose.

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  • The truth seems to be that he was irritated by the suspicion with which John regarded the new baronage.

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  • The Romanist princes were becoming alarmed at his predominance, the Protestant princes resented his arbitrary measures and disliked the harsh treatment meted out to John Frederick and to Philip of Hesse; all alike, irritated by the presence of Spanish soldiers in their midst, objected strongly to take Philip for their king and to any extension of Spanish influence in Germany.

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  • Prussia, irritated by the proceedings of her rival, did as little as possible in the war with France; and in 1795 she retired from the struggle, and by the treaty of Basel ceded to the French republic her possessions on the left bank of the Rhine.

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  • The Prussian people were keenly irritated by the cordial relations between their court and the most despotic power in Europe.

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  • France had been irritated by the enormous increase of Prussian power, and even.

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  • Frederick, who was called the Quarrelsome, had irritated both his neighbours and his subjects, and complaints of his exactions and confiscations reached the ears of the emperor.

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  • We must bear in mind that he was no cold systematic thinker, but an Oriental visionary, brought up in crass superstition, and without intellectual discipline; a man whose nervous temperament had been powerfully worked on by ascetic austerities, and who was all the more irritated by the opposition he encountered, because he had little of the heroic in his nature.

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  • Thus the privileges of the bishops and of Copenhagen profoundly irritated the lower clergy and the unprivileged towns, and made a cordial understanding impossible, till Hans Svane, bishop of Copenhagen, and Hans Nansen the burgomaster, who now openly came forward as the leader of the reform movement, proposed that the privileges which divided the non-noble Estates should be abolished.

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  • The famous Hirsch trial, and Voltaire's vanity and caprice, greatly lowered him in the esteem of the king, who, on his side, irritated his guest by often requiring him to correct bad verses, and by making him the object of rude banter.

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  • Three years later (in 568), on the alleged invitation of Narses, who was irritated by the treatment he had received from the emperor Justin II., Alboin invaded Italy, probably marching over the pass of the Predil.

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  • This step further irritated Gloucester, who drew up and presented to the king a long and serious list of charges against Beaufort; but the council defended the policy of the cardinal and ignored the personal accusations against him.

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  • Middleton, with Archbishop Sharp, misgoverned the country, established a high court of commission, exiled the fiercest preachers to Holland, whence they worked endless mischief by agitation and a war of pamphlets; irritated the Covenanting shires, Fife and the south-west, by quartering troops on them to exact fines for Nonconformity, and so caused, during a war with Holland, the Pentland Rising (November 1666).

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  • In1693-1694the kirk was much irritated by William's demands for oaths of allegiance to himself, without the consent of the ecclesiastical courts.

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  • A second surreptitious visit to Mannheim came, however, to the ears of the duke, who was also irritated by a complaint from Switzerland about an uncomplimentary reference to Graubunden in Die Rduber.

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  • The position was still further embittered by the fact that, owing to an indiscretion, the memorandum became known to the public. Thereupon the king, irritated and outraged, replaced Abel's Clerical ministry by a more accommodating Liberal one under Zu Rhein under which Lola Montez without more difficulty became Countess Landsberg.

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  • In, 90 he was expelled with the other philosophers by Domitian, who was irritated by the support and encouragement which the opposition to his tyranny found amongst the adherents of Stoicism.

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  • On the establishment of Roman Catholic orphanages some years later the pretensions of the priests so irritated the people that on the occurrence of an epidemic in the schools in the year 1870 they attacked the French and Russian establishments and murdered twenty-one of the foreign inmates, besides numbers of their native followers.

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  • Irritated by this failure, the caliph in 781 sent Harun, accompanied by his chamberlain Rabi`, with an army of nearly ioo,000 men, with orders to carry the war to the very gates of Constantinople.

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  • In 317 (929) a conspiracy was formed to dethrone Moqtadir, to which Munis, the chief commander of the army, at first assented, irritated by false reports.

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  • Prerogative and privilege came more than once into collision, the abuses of purveyance and wardship were made matters of conference, though the thorough discussion of them was deferred to a succeeding session; while James's temper was irritated by the objections brought against his favourite scheme of the Union, and by the attitude taken up by the House with regard to religious affairs.

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  • The Swedes, irritated by his misrule, superseded him by his nephew, Albert of Mecklenburg (1365).

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  • But the other bishops were also against Gustavus, and, irritated by their conscientious opposition, the king abandoned the no longer tenable position of a moderator and came openly forward as an antagonist.

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  • In the same way, the reflex act of coughing is useful in removing either foreign bodies or excessive secretion from the air passages; but when the mucous membrane of the respiratory tract is irritated and inflamed, it produces a feeling of tickling and a desire to cough sometimes very violently; yet the coughing simply tends to exhaust the patient, because there is really little or nothing to bring up. The same is the case in inflammation of the lung substance itself.

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  • As has been demonstrated the action taken was one of vacillation between these two courses, and was complicated by a native policy which, though well intentioned and intelligible, needlessly irritated the white colonists (British and Dutch) and did not prevent bloodshed.

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  • But the popes, thoroughly irritated and alarmed, and hopeless of aid from the East, turned to the family which was rising into power among the Franks of the West, the mayors of the palace of Austrasia.

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  • Palmerston, irritated at her Egyptian policy, flung himself into the arms of the northern powers, and the treaty of the 15th of July 1840 was signed in London without the knowledge or concurrence of France.

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  • No wonder then if in the earlier years of the war the Order recovered its lost ground, and the king, irritated beyond endurance by the suicidal parsimony of the estates, threatened to retire to the forests of Lithuania.

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  • Bernstorff irritated him by his grand airs of conscious superiority.

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  • Meanwhile the Porte, in issuing Midhat Pasha's famous scheme of reforms, had greatly irritated Rumanian politicians by including their country in the same category as the other privileged provinces, and designating its inhabitants as Ottoman subjects.

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  • If he had been a worse man he would have been I)ut under control long before by his irritated subjects.

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  • All these facts make it sufficiently clear that England was irritated rather than crushed by Henrys irregular taxation and thriftless expenditure.

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  • These terms so irritated the Scots, who had shown signs of submission up to this moment, that they refused to accept the pretender, and kept up a long guerilla warfare which ended in his final expulsion..

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  • In this irritated temper they took up the question of tonnage and poundage, and instead of confining themselves to the great public question, they called to the bar some custom-house officers who happened to have seized the goods of one of their members.

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  • In Jamaica the planters, who had sullenly accepted the abolition of slavery, were irritated by the passage of an act of parliament intended to remedy some grave abuses in the management of the prisons of the island.

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  • In the south, war with the Transvaal had been concluded by a British defeat; and the Dutch were elated, the English irritated, at the recollection of Majuba.

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  • The Athenians, irritated by the support which Artaxerxes had lately given to the revolt of their allies, and excited by rumours of his hostile preparations, were feverishly eager for a war with Persia.

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  • Not the least ominous symptom was the attitude of the officers, who, irritated by newspaper attacks on their conduct in Catalonia more especiaily, demanded that all crimes against the army should be tried by the councils of war.

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  • They utter a sharp whistling sound not unlike that of the chamois, but when greatly irritated or frightened make a peculiar snorting noise.

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  • When irritated they eject with considerable force the contents of their slime reservoirs by means of the sudden contraction of the muscular body-wall.

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  • Betsy was irritated because her logic didn't prevail.

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  • He turned, irritated to see Bianca held by the neck by one of Talon's vamps.

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  • Damian looked at him, irritated at the Black God's youth.

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  • "I told you she'd be fine, Damian," the Black God said, irritated.

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  • Irritated by the mention of Claire and the idea of his collectibles being destroyed, he snatched his phone to call for Han.

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  • She dressed then went through the motions of brushing her teeth and dressing without the aid of a mirror, irritated that the only mirror in the bedroom was in the inside door of the wardrobe.

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  • His irritated honesty startled her enough that she started to laugh.

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  • "Oh, damn you," she muttered, irritated her first sale was a pity sale and yet thinking even better of Romas for supporting his fiancée's hopeless friend.

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  • Lana couldn't help feeling irritated at the assurance in Kelli's voice, as if the town had already decided she wasn't likely to hold her own.

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  • Any more drugs in his—" "I get the point," Brady snapped, irritated.

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  • Anderson looked up, irritated at Dean's mood.

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  • Irritated at the rebuke, Taran prepared himself.

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  • Xander hung up, irritated at the constant interruptions this night.

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  • Irritated with the two teenage cousins for whom she was an appointed guardian, she left the apartment to recover the rest of the bags.

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  • irritated by the fact procedural languages couldn't return more than one item.

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  • The media are perplexed and at times downright irritated by this turn of events.

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  • Your point about the flood warning slightly irritated me.

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  • irritated with mild asthma may have an irritating cough each night, but is often fine during the day.

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  • mucilaginous substance that soothes irritated tissue, especially mucous membranes.

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  • Mrs Thrale could never understand the partiality which all her acquaintances felt for him and indeed Johnson seems to have irritated him at times.

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  • pensive pause, possibly irritated at Small Talk implicitly ruling out any comparison with Keane] .

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  • More irritated by failure to provide an instant rejoinder.

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  • rephrase things rather than get irritated or start shouting.

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  • It has a long-standing reputation for combating eczema by helping to soothe irritated skin.

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  • It contains chickweed, a herb that has been used for centuries to heal cuts and wounds and soothe itchy, irritated skin.

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  • The tall Ghanaian irritated white supremacists because his education and sporting triumphs refuted their theories.

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  • vegetal complex which immediately soothes irritated skin and Vitamins A, E and B5 which help to combat the signs of aging.

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  • Often this fluid causes a welt on the skin that becomes irritated, inflamed and itchy.

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  • Musset, though he depended on her exertions, was first bored and then irritated at the sight of this terrible vache a ecrire, whose pen was going for eight hours a day, and sought diversion in the cafés and other less reputable resorts of pleasure.

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  • Bismarck, moreover, was indignant at the connivance of the Italian government in the Garibaldian expedition to Dijon, and was irritated by Visconti-Venostas plea in the Italian parliament for the integrity of French territory.

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  • He let it be understood that the announcement of the appointment of bishops and the request for the royal exequatur might he made to the government impersonally by the congregation of bishops and regulars, by a municipal council or by any other corporate bodya concession of which the bishops were quick to take advantage, but which so irritated Italian political opinion that, in July 1875, the government was compelled to withdra~w the temporalities of ecclesiastics who had neglected to apply for the cxc quatur, and to evict sundry bishops who had taken possession of their palaces without authorization from the state.

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  • Public opinion was further irritated against France by the massacre of some Italian workmen at Marseilles on the occasion of the return of the French expedition from Tunisia, and Depretis, in response to public feeling, found himself obliged to mobilize a part of the militia for military exercises.

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  • During the 18th century deism spread widely, though its leaders were " irrepressible men like Toland, men of mediocre culture and ability like Anthony Collins, vulgar men like Chubb, irritated and disagreeable men like Matthew Tindal, who conformed that he might enjoy his Oxford fellowship and wrote anonymously that he might relieve his conscience " (A.

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  • The Ottoman troops in Arabia were mutinous and unpaid; the Albanians, long the mainstay of Turkish military power in the west, had been irritated by unpopular taxes and by the repressive edicts which deprived them of schools and a printing-press; foreign interference in Crete and Macedonia was resented by patriotic Moslems throughout the empire.

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  • With perfect self-possession, which was not disturbed by the jeers that greeted some of his statements, and with the utmost simplicity, directness and force, he presented the argument against the corn-laws in such a form as startled his audience, and also irritated some of them, for it was a style of eloquence very unlike the conventional style which prevailed in parliament.

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  • in length; it is black, with each scale of the outer series red at the base; when irritated it raises the fore part of its body and flattens out its neck like a cobra, the females are sometimes known as "brown adders"; the "tiger-snake," Notechis scutatus (s.

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  • Royal troops sent to Boston (several regiments, 1768) irritated the populace, who were highly excited at the time, until in an outbreak on the 5th of March 1770 a file of garrison troops shot down in self-defence a few citizens in a crowd which assailed them.

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  • He had little of the courtier about him; his sombre temperament and directness of speech irritated the queen, and it says something for both of them that he retained her confidence and his office until the end of his life.

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  • According to observations made by Penrose on an uninjured Ceratisolen legumen, no red corpuscles are to be seen in the pericardial A space, although the heart is filled with them, and no such corpuscles are ever discharged by the animal when it is irritated.

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  • On the 10th of June 1904 he addressed a meeting of the Liberal League at the Queen's Hall, London, and sketched, a programme of "sane and practical Imperialism"; but he irritated the Home Rulers by again repudiating a parliament in Dublin, and he perplexed the public generally by his adverse criticism on the popular Anglo-French Agreement, which he was the only English statesman to oppose, on the ground of its handing over Morocco to France.

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  • He goes on to narrate how Tell, irritated by his treatment, stirred up his friends against the governor, who seized and bound him and was conveying him by boat to his castle on the lake of Lucerne, when a storm arose, and Tell, by reason of his great bodily strength, was, _ after being unbound, given charge of the rudder on his promise to bring the boat safely to land.

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  • The consuls Aulus Hirtius and C. Vibius Pansa, however, fell in the battle, and the senate became suspicious of Octavian, who, irritated at the refusal of a triumph and the appointment of Brutus to the command over his head, entered Rome at the head of his troops, and forced the senate to bestow the consulship upon him (August 19th).

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  • The presence of Sonya, of her beloved Natasha, or even of her husband irritated her.

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  • Sonya was always the first excuse Countess Mary found for feeling irritated.

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  • Irritated, the teacher reiterated that a whale could not swallow a human.

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  • This helps people to be more patient, and be prepared to repeat or rephrase things rather than get irritated or start shouting.

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  • It contains vegetal complex which immediately soothes irritated skin and Vitamins A, E and B5 which help to combat the signs of aging.

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  • At this point, to our horror, an irritated and well-spoken woman approaches the car.

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  • Keep the irritated area as clean and dry as possible, and apply the cream after each diaper change.

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  • On the other hand, cloth diapers aren't as absorbent, and baby's skin can become irritated from too much exposure to wetness.

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  • You may use 1% hydrocortisone cream if the area seems quite irritated or puffy.

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  • In addition, her skin likely gets irritated from the grooming, which causes her to lick even more.

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  • Dermatitis essentially means irritated skin.

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  • "Does it matter?" he returned, irritated.

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