Definition of irk verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



irk somebody (to do something)it irks somebody that…(formal or literary)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they irk
he / she / it irks
past simple irked
-ing form irking
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to annoy or irritate someone Her flippant tone irked him.
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