irksome definition

  • adjective:
    • Causing irritation, weariness, or vexation; tedious: irksome limitations. See Synonyms at boring.
    • Disagreeable or troublesome by explanation of long continuance or repetition; bothersome; annoying; irritating; wearisome; tedious.
    • Wearisome; tedious; disagreeable or problematic by reason of lengthy continuance or repetition
    • Weary; vexed; uneasy.
    • therefore without interest as to trigger mental weariness
  • others:
    • Wearisome; tiresome; burdensome; vexatious; causing annoyance or vexation, particularly by long continuance or frequent repetition.
    • Weary; uneasy.
    • Synonyms Wearisome, Tedious, etc. See wearisome.

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