Irritable definitions

ĭr'ĭ-tə-bəl
The definition of irritable is someone who is cranky, or who has the tendency to be grumpy and get mad easily.

A woman who is very pregnant, has raging hormones and gets really mad at everything all the time is an example of someone who would be described as irritable.

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Easily irritated or annoyed.
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Abnormally or excessively sensitive to a stimulus.

Irritable bladder.

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Capable of responding to a stimulus. Used of an organism.
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Easily annoyed or provoked.
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In an ill humor; bad-tempered; peevish.
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Excessively or pathologically sensitive to a stimulus.
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Able to respond to a stimulus.
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Easily irritated or annoyed.
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Abnormally or excessively sensitive to a stimulus.

Irritable bladder.

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Capable of responding to a stimulus. Used of an organism.
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Capable of being irritated.
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Easily exasperated or excited.
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Responsive to stimuli.
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Origin of irritable

French irritable from Latin irrītābilis from irrītāre to irritate