Antonyms for nonirritating

Grammar : Adj
Spell : ir-i-tey-ting
Phonetic Transcription : ˈɪr ɪˌteɪ tɪŋ

Definition of nonirritating

Origin :
  • 1530s, "stimulate to action, rouse, incite," from Latin irritatus, past participle of irritare "excite, provoke." An earlier verb form was irrite (mid-15c.), from Old French irriter. Meaning "annoy, make impatient" is from 1590s. Related: Irritated; irritating.
  • As in bland : adj mild, temperate
  • As in unoffensive : adj harmless
  • As in harmless : adj not injurious or dangerous
Example sentences :
  • Vaseline is a soothing, nonirritating, and bland protective ointment for external use.
  • Extract from : « The Home Medical Library, Volume II (of VI) » by Various

Synonyms for nonirritating

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