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gave the needle

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Synonyms for gave the needle

verb plague; hem in
  • bedevil
  • beleaguer
  • besiege
  • embarrass
  • invade
  • overrun
  • perplex
  • surround
  • aggress
  • assail
  • attack
  • badger
  • bug
  • circle
  • compass
  • dog
  • encircle
  • enclose
  • encompass
  • entangle
  • environ
  • girdle
  • harass
  • harry
  • hassle
  • infest
  • nag
  • nudge
  • pester
  • ride
  • ring
  • storm
  • strike
  • drive up the wall
  • fall on
  • fall upon
  • give a bad time
  • give a hard time
  • give one the business
  • give the needle
  • jump on one's case
  • pick on
  • put the squeeze on
  • start in on

Antonyms for gave the needle

  • clarify
  • clear up
  • explain
  • leave alone
  • please
  • surrender
  • aid
  • assist
  • exclude
  • free
  • help
  • let go
  • lose
  • release
  • support
  • unloose
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.