irritation

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anger produced by some annoying irritation annoyance , chafe , vexation
gum resin used especially in treating skin irritation asa dulcis , benjamin , benzoin , gum benjamin , gum benzoin
semisolid preparation (usually containing a medicine) applied externally as a remedy or for soothing an irritation balm , ointment , salve , unction , unguent
rub to the point of irritation chafe
soreness or irritation of the skin caused by friction chafing
substance producing irritation chemical irritant
larval mite that sucks the blood of vertebrates including human beings causing intense irritation chigger , harvest mite , jigger , redbug
actions that cause great irritation (or even anger) exasperation
reddening of the skin spreading outward from a focus of infection or irritation flare
reflex erection of hairs of the skin in response to cold or emotional stress or skin irritation goose bump , goosebump , gooseflesh , goose pimple , goose skin , horripilation , pilomotor reflex
state of irritation or annoyance huff , miff , seeing red
lack of patience; irritation with anything that causes delay impatience , restlessness
response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat inflammation , redness , rubor
something that causes irritation and annoyance irritant , thorn
contagious skin infection caused by the itch mite; characterized by persistent itching and skin irritation itch , scabies
throat irritation often with voice loss laryngitis
final irritation that stretches you patience beyond the limit last straw
vasoconstrictor (trade names Privine and Sudafed) used in nasal sprays to treat symptoms of nasal congestion and in eyedrops to treat eye irritation naphazoline , Privine , Sudafed
any of numerous plants having stinging hairs that cause skin irritation on contact (especially of the genus Urtica or family Urticaceae) nettle
sensitivity leading to easy irritation or upset oversensitiveness
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