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give the business

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  • as inbeset
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Synonyms for give the business

verb offend, provoke
  • annoy
  • arouse
  • displease
  • excite
  • gall
  • galvanize
  • ignite
  • incense
  • irk
  • irritate
  • kindle
  • offend
  • rile
  • stimulate
  • whet
  • absorb
  • affront
  • bother
  • bug
  • exasperate
  • get
  • goad
  • goose
  • grab
  • miff
  • mortify
  • motivate
  • move
  • nettle
  • peeve
  • prick
  • quicken
  • rouse
  • spur
  • sting
  • stir
  • vex
  • wound
  • egg on
  • fire up
  • get a rise out of
  • get under skin
  • give a hard time
  • give the business
  • make waves
  • put out
  • work up

Antonyms for give the business

  • aid
  • bore
  • calm
  • compose
  • delight
  • depress
  • discourage
  • extinguish
  • lull
  • make happy
  • please
  • quiet
  • soothe
  • appease
  • compliment
  • dissuade
  • dull
  • help
  • misunderstand
  • mollify
  • placate
  • satisfy
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.