Something that disturbs one's comfort; an annoyance.
(Physics) The ratio of electric or magnetic polarization in a material to the strength of the field producing that polarization
The state of being inflamed; specif., a condition of some part of the body that is a reaction to injury, infection, irritation, etc., and is characterized by varied combinations of redness, pain, heat, swelling, and loss of function
The condition of being vexed; annoyance:
The act or an instance of exasperating.
A disturbance, disorder, or state of agitation:
An irritating sensation on the skin that makes one want to scratch the affected part
A visible lesion or group of lesions on the skin, caused by any of numerous factors including infectious agents, drugs, and allergies.
An open skin lesion, wound, or ulcer.
The act of annoying
An act or instance of annoying somebody.
A cause or condition of worry or irritation; trouble; fuss
A source of irritation:
(Law) A use of property or course of conduct that interferes with the legal rights of others by causing damage, annoyance, or inconvenience.
A vexation; a grievance:
(Obs.) An instrument of torture or the torture inflicted
the act of troubling or annoying someone
Resentment at being slighted or disdained; ruffled pride
Frame of mind; disposition; mood
The act or process of exciting or an instance of it.
the neural or electrical arousal of an organ or muscle or gland
Anything that afflicts or troubles; calamity; scourge
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