Sentence Examples

  • This irritability is, as you know, chiefly directed to political questions.
  • Irritability resides in the pulvinus,in the pea and bean family, in rosaceous plants and the family Rubiaceae.
  • Carlyle's constitutional irritability made him intensely sensitive to petty annoyances.
  • Irritation is lessened by lotions containing substances that will diminish irritability of the nerve-endings and skin, such as carbolic acid, hydrocyanic acid, morphine or opium, cocaine, belladonna or atropine.
  • Irritability, again, although a notable quality of living substance, is not peculiar to it, for many inorganic substances respond to external stimulation by definite changes.