Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Irk"

The meaning of "Irk" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does irk mean?
A: Probably a typo for ikr which stands for I know right.
Q: What does irk mean?
A: It should be ikr not irk

Example sentences using "Irk"

Q: Please show me example sentences with irk.
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Synonyms of "Irk" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between irked and miffed ?
A: I'd say they're the same.
"miffed" is informal.
Q: What is the difference between irk and annoy ?
Irk and annoy are nearly same.

As verbs the only slight difference between irk and annoy

is that irk is to irritate, bother

 annoy is to disturb or irritate, especially by continued or repeated acts; to bother with unpleasant deeds. 

As a noun annoy is

 a feeling of discomfort or vexation caused by what one dislikes

Q: What is the difference between irk and annoy and wind me up ?
A: Irk, annoy, and wind me up are all very similar in their definition.

irk - definition is same as annoy, irritate, annoyed.
"it irks me that he acts so condescending."

annoy - to be bothered by something, irritated.
"Stop kicking me in the shin, you annoy me."

wind me up - a phrase that means i'm becoming annoyed, kind of a more playful tone to it.
"You keep doing things to wind me up."
Q: What is the difference between irks me and annoyed me ?
A: @Yerin: is there a word named irks?

Translations of "Irk"

Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? irked
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