Quite Irksome

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Today’s word: Irksome [urk-suh m] (adj.)

Meaning: annoying; irritating; exasperating; tiresome; bothersome; tending to irk

According to Wiktionary it originates from the Old English word weorcsum(painful, hurtful).

Other forms: irk, irksomely (adv.), irksomeness (n)

Spanish translation: irritante, fastidioso

And now a list of things that I find quite irksome:

  1. When the lid of the toilet or the seat itself is left up.
  2. When people blatantly liter.
  3. Bills
  4. Hangnails
  5. Flyaway hairs
  6. Wet socks
  7. Canker sores
  8. Donald Trump
  9. When people overshare on social media
  10. Alarm clocks
  11. When people say “I seen it” instead of “I saw it”
  12. CONSTANT phone users
  13. People who cut you off while driving
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