how to pronounce irritability


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the above transcription of irritability 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.

irritability is pronounced in six syllables

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An example use of irritability in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… weakness anxiety irritability pessimism …”

meanings of irritability


  1. The state or quality of being irritable; quick excitability.
  2. A condition of morbid excitability of an organ or part of the body; undue susceptibility to the influence of stimuli.
  3. A natural susceptibility, characteristic of all living organisms, tissues, and cells, to the influence of certain stimuli, response being manifested in a variety of ways.

irritability frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word irritability occurs in english on average 1.1 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 irritability 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 irritability can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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