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nettle

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  • verbprovoke, upset
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Synonyms for nettle

verb provoke, upset
  • annoy
  • chafe
  • disgust
  • disturb
  • exasperate
  • fret
  • get
  • goad
  • harass
  • huff
  • incense
  • insult
  • irritate
  • miff
  • peeve
  • pester
  • pet
  • pique
  • rile
  • roil
  • ruffle
  • snit
  • stew
  • sting
  • tease
  • tiff
  • vex
  • put out

Antonyms for nettle

  • aid
  • appease
  • assist
  • calm
  • comfort
  • delight
  • discourage
  • dissuade
  • help
  • make happy
  • pacify
  • placate
  • please
  • soothe
  • mollify
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to nettle

aggravate

verb. annoy
  • be at
  • be on the back of
  • bother
  • bug
  • bum
  • dog
  • drive up the wall
  • exasperate
  • gall
  • get
  • get on one's nerves
  • get to
  • give a hard time
  • grate
  • hack
  • irk
  • irritate
  • nag
  • needle
  • nettle
  • peeve
  • pester
  • pick on
  • pique
  • provoke
  • tease
  • vex
  • wig
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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