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OTHER WORDS FROM irksomeirk·some·ly, adverbirk·some·ness, noun
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For most New Yorkers, there are few things as irksome as strangers accosting you on the street.How ‘Billy on the Street’ Host Billy Eichner Hit the Mainstream|Kevin Fallon|February 12, 2013|DAILY BEAST
No, Peggy; tis irksome to stay here under the conditions of things, but I see not how it can be helped.Peggy Owen at Yorktown|Lucy Foster Madison
But the sobriety and simplicity of Mr. Worthy's family were irksome to her.The Shepherd of Salisbury Plain and Other Tales|Hannah More
Should it be irksome for you to write, send me an exact account, by word, how you find yourself.My Ten Years' Imprisonment|Silvio Pellico