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synonyms for angering

  • aggravate
  • annoy
  • antagonize
  • arouse
  • displease
  • embitter
  • enrage
  • exacerbate
  • exasperate
  • excite
  • incense
  • inflame
  • infuriate
  • irritate
  • offend
  • outrage
  • provoke
  • rankle
  • rile
  • acerbate
  • affront
  • agitate
  • bait
  • boil
  • bristle
  • burn
  • chafe
  • craze
  • cross
  • fret
  • gall
  • goad
  • madden
  • miff
  • nettle
  • pique
  • rant
  • rave
  • ruffle
  • seethe
  • stew
  • tempt
  • umbrage
  • vex
  • blow up
  • boil over
  • burn up
  • egg on
  • get mad
  • get on one's nerves
  • lose one's temper
  • make sore
  • raise hell
  • steam up
  • stir up
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antonyms for angering

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  • aid
  • alleviate
  • appease
  • bore
  • calm
  • comfort
  • compose
  • delight
  • help
  • lull
  • make happy
  • pacify
  • placate
  • please
  • quiet
  • soothe
  • tranquilize
  • assist
  • be happy
  • discourage
  • mollify
  • forbear
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How to use angering in a sentence

By relaying his own experiences with childhood hunger, Rashford created a groundswell of anger with the decision.
AFTER GROWING UP POOR, A PREMIER LEAGUE STAR CORNERS U.K. INTO FEEDING ITS HUNGRYAMOS BARSHADNOVEMBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
It was replaced, almost instantaneously, by an overwhelming anger at the current administration, which would prefer that we all experience our own private covid hell.
AS A FOOD WRITER WITH COVID, I WORRIED I’D LOSE MY SENSE OF TASTE. IT TURNED OUT TO BE MUCH WORSE.TIM CARMANNOVEMBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Then again, watching the family go through their cycle of denial, anger and sadness as I give them the phone call that their loved one is indeed dying.
ASK AMY: SCOTCH AND WINE MIGHT LEAD TO A PROBLEMAMY DICKINSONNOVEMBER 22, 2020WASHINGTON POST
As part of the deal, he must pay a fine, take an anger management class and write apology letters to all of the deputies involved in the incident.
HOW COPS WHO USE FORCE AND EVEN KILL CAN HIDE THEIR NAMES FROM THE PUBLICBY KENNY JACOBY, USA TODAY AND RYAN GABRIELSON, PROPUBLICAOCTOBER 29, 2020PROPUBLICA
Giraldo’s death has only increased their anger because they have previously documented numerous complaints of abuses and excess use of force by soldiers and the police.
TRANSGENDER WOMAN’S DEATH SHOCKS COLOMBIAYARIEL VALDÉS GONZÁLEZOCTOBER 2, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
Unless concrete fixes are made, “popular anger is here to stay,” writes the National Review’s Mathis Bitton.
AMERICAN ANGER: TOO HOT TO HANDLE?NICK FOURIEZOSSEPTEMBER 27, 2020OZY
If you fear man so greatly that you dare not do righteously for fear of angering men, then slavish fear is your God.
THE DIGGER MOVEMENT IN THE DAYS OF THE COMMONWEALTHLEWIS H. BERENS
The temper of the people was such that any little thing angering them would have been as a spark to gunpowder.
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Still she was silent, for the sarcasm in Erskines voice was angering her.
ERSKINE DALE--PIONEERJOHN FOX
The problem of how to get aid to the Czechs without angering the Russian people is a big one for the allied statesmen.
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