Sentence Examples

  • It seemed to Daniel irksome and improper to be in a room at all, but to have anything to do with a young lady seemed to him impossible.
  • Many an irksome noise, go a long way off, is heard as music, a proud, sweet satire on the meanness of our lives.
  • It is irksome because the process is so slow, and they cannot read what they have written or correct their mistakes.
  • Then it is excessively irksome to a sensitive man to be attended by women for various necessary offices.
  • The guarantee which each country thus gave to the other of treatment as favourable as that given elsewhere became irksome to France, sore after her defeat in the war.

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