how to pronounce irritant

/ˈɪɹ.ɪ.tənt/

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irritant is pronounced in three syllables

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ɪɹɪtənt

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

“… and an irritant to act as a warning …”

meanings of irritant

adjective:

  1. Causing irritation or inflammation.
  2. Rendering null and void; conditionally invalidating.

noun:

  1. A source of irritation.
  2. Any medication designed to cause irritation.

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