how to pronounce irritable


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the above transcription of irritable is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

irritable is pronounced in four syllables

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An example use of irritable in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… traits like wait how irritable do you …”

meanings of irritable


  1. Capable of being irritated.
  2. Easily exasperated or excited.
  3. Responsive to stimuli.

irritable frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word irritable occurs in english on average 2.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics irritable can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that irritable can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

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