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galling

see definition of galling
  • adjvery upsetting
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Synonyms for galling

adj very upsetting
  • aggravating
  • annoying
  • bitter
  • exasperating
  • harassing
  • humiliating
  • irritating
  • plaguing
  • provoking
  • rankling
  • vexing
  • acid
  • afflictive
  • bothersome
  • distasteful
  • grievous
  • irksome
  • nettlesome
  • painful
  • unpalatable
  • vexatious

Antonyms for galling

  • agreeable
  • pleasant
  • cheering
  • comforting
  • pleasing
  • satisfying
  • soothing
  • wonderful
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More words related to galling

abrasive

adjective. irritating in manner
  • annoying
  • biting
  • caustic
  • cutting
  • galling
  • hard to take
  • hateful
  • hurtful
  • nasty
  • rough
  • rubbing the wrong way
  • sharp
  • spiky
  • unpleasant
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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