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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (n.) The act of irritating, or exciting, or the state of being irritated; excitement; stimulation, usually of an undue and uncomfortable kind; especially, excitement of anger or passion; provocation; annoyance; anger.

2. (n.) The act of exciting, or the condition of being excited to action, by stimulation; -- as, the condition of an organ of sense, when its nerve is affected by some external body; esp., the act of exciting muscle fibers to contraction, by artificial stimulation; as, the irritation of a motor nerve by electricity; also, the condition of a muscle and nerve, under such stimulation.

3. (n.) A condition of morbid excitability or oversensitiveness of an organ or part of the body; a state in which the application of ordinary stimuli produces pain or excessive or vitiated action.

3950. parorgismos -- irritation
... irritation. Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine Transliteration: parorgismos Phonetic
Spelling: (par-org-is-mos') Short Definition: exasperation, wrath Definition ...
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1275. diaparatribe -- mutual irritation
... 1274, 1275. diaparatribe. 1276 . mutual irritation. Transliteration: diaparatribe
Phonetic Spelling: (dee-ap-an-tos') Short Definition: friction. ...
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3894. parapikrasmos -- provocation
... of Speech: Noun, Masculine Transliteration: parapikrasmos Phonetic Spelling:
(par-ap-ik-ras-mos') Short Definition: a provocation, irritation Definition: a ...
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3948. paroxusmos -- stimulation, provocation
... of Speech: Noun, Masculine Transliteration: paroxusmos Phonetic Spelling:
(par-ox-oos-mos') Short Definition: incitement, irritation Definition: stimulation ...
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4647. skolops -- anything pointed, spec. a stake, thorn
... 4647 -- properly, anything with a , a ; (figuratively) an instrument producing
pain, discomfort (acute irritation), used only in 2 Cor 12:7. ...
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3931. paregoria -- exhortation, comfort
... 3931 ("soothing help") is "primarily an addressing (address) to bring a soothing,
solace like medicines which allay irritation" (Vine, Unger, White, , 111). ...
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But Now, Since My Pleading Has Steered Its Course Out of These ...
... And why is he so unwise as to shew, by the irritation of his answer to my attack,
his consciousness that it is he alone whom the cap fits? 30. ...
/.../30 but now since my.htm

From the Commencement of the Revolution in 1776, to Its ...
... against another. These things produced an irritation of spirit exceedingly
unfriendly to the progress of pure religion. But that ...
/.../chapter 2 from the commencement.htm

The Anger and Grief of Jesus
... Anger is just and right when it is not produced by the mere friction of personal
irritation (like electricity by rubbing), but is excited by the contemplation ...
/.../maclaren/expositions of holy scripture d/the anger and grief of.htm

Prepositional Phrases
... web of villainy. weight of argument. whiff of irritation. whirl of delight. whirligig
of life. ... narrowed by custom. O. occasioned by irritation. oppressed by destiny ...
/.../kleiser/fifteen thousand useful phrases/section v prepositional phrases.htm

Happiness Deriving from Perfect Uniformity.
... love [43] . The instances of jangling irritation that are bound to arise
will not fail to make surface impact on the senses. This ...
/.../de liguori/uniformity with gods will/3 happiness deriving from perfect.htm

God's Will and Man's Will
... is a needs-be for this in the finite character of the human mind, while the natural
lethargy of the Church requires a kind of healthy irritation to arouse her ...
/.../spurgeon/spurgeons sermons volume 8 1863/gods will and mans will.htm

The Sorrowful Man's Question
... The irritation, the pain, and the depression of spirit that come with that particular
form of disease, all tend to make us treat very gently the petulant ...
/.../spurgeon/spurgeons sermons volume 46 1900/the sorrowful mans question.htm

Impressive Phrases
... certain, confident, positive, and unquestionable. chagrin, vexation, irritation,
and mortification. character, disposition, temperament, and reputation. ...
/.../kleiser/fifteen thousand useful phrases/section iv impressive phrases.htm

The Era of Persecution
... involves the disadvantage of official adherents of prevailing systems, as well as
the causing of that most disagreeable form of mental irritation which follows ...
/.../brittain/women of early christianity/iii the era of persecution.htm

The Cripple at Lystra
... the people. But the next day certain Jews came thither and produced a counter
irritation in the simple minds of the people. No very ...
/.../spurgeon/spurgeons sermons volume 10 1864/the cripple at lystra.htm

Irritation (2 Occurrences)
... when its nerve is affected by some external body; esp., the act of exciting muscle
fibers to contraction, by artificial stimulation; as, the irritation of a ...
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Irritable (2 Occurrences)
... 3. (a.) Endowed with irritability; susceptible of irritation; capable of being excited
to action by the application of certain stimuli. ... See Irritation, n., 3. ...
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Irritate (2 Occurrences)
... irritates his subjects. 4. (vt) To produce irritation in; to stimulate;
to cause to contract. See Irritation, n., 2. 5. (n.) To ...
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Displeasure (12 Occurrences)
... 1. (n.) The feeling of one who is displeased; irritation or uneasiness of the mind,
occasioned by anything that counteracts desire or command, or which opposes ...
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Choke (6 Occurrences)
... 6. (vi) To have the windpipe stopped; to have a spasm of the throat, caused
by stoppage or irritation of the windpipe; to be strangled. ...
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Vexation (36 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (n.) The act of vexing, or the state of being
vexed; agitation; disquiet; trouble; irritation. 2. (n ...
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Nostrils (22 Occurrences)
... The phrase, "a smoke in my nose, a fire that burneth all the day" (Isaiah 65:5),
is equivalent to a perpetual annoyance and cause of irritation. ...
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Nose (23 Occurrences)
... The phrase, "a smoke in my nose, a fire that burneth all the day" (Isaiah 65:5),
is equivalent to a perpetual annoyance and cause of irritation. ...
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Lice (4 Occurrences)
... The sandflies are much smaller than mosquitoes, and are nearly noiseless, but
give a sharp sting which may leave an unpleasant irritation. ...
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Grief (252 Occurrences)
... grief to my sorrow," the Revised Version (British and American) "sorrow to my pain"
(Jeremiah 45:3); ka`ac implies provocation, anger, irritation; thus Hannah ...
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Bible Concordance
Irritation (2 Occurrences)

Ephesians 4:26 If angry, beware of sinning. Let not your irritation last until the sun goes down;

Ecclesiastes 5:17 All his days also he eateth in darkness, and hath much vexation, and sickness, and irritation.



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