irritatingly irritatingly

Definition(s):

  • (adv) in an irritating manner

Usage(s):

  1. In New York, whose sense of current European art can be irritatingly provincial, he is scarcely known at all.
  2. Yet Gen X has proved irritatingly contrarian.

News

  • The Poverty Of The American Political Theater Of The Absurd

    Submitted by Charles Hugh Smith from Of Two Minds The Poverty Of Our Political Theater Of The Absurd   The public sphere has been effectively stripped of everything but corny, irritatingly hammy political theater. All we have left in the U.S. is a deeply impoverishing Political Theater of the Absurd . Policy, theory and governance have all been reduced to competing stage performances in the ...
    on October 19, 2013     Source: Zero Hedge

Quotes

  1. "It looks silly, but when you start to do it, it's actually quite irritatingly difficult," Daniels said.
    on Jun 12, 2008 By: Anthony Daniels Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune

  2. Ousted Home Secretary Charles Clarke said: "Very irritatingly, I cannot use my laptop in Parliament at all. The wireless connection simply does not function in Parliament (though I can use it in Schiphol Airport or the Conference Hotel in Manchester...
    on May 22, 2007 By: Charles Clarke Source: Register

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