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Synonyms for rankle

verb annoy, irritate
  • anger
  • bother
  • embitter
  • exasperate
  • gall
  • harass
  • hurt
  • inflame
  • irk
  • rile
  • torment
  • vex
  • aggravate
  • chafe
  • fester
  • fret
  • mortify
  • nettle
  • obsess
  • pain
  • pester
  • plague
  • get one's goat

Antonyms for rankle

  • aid
  • assist
  • calm
  • comfort
  • delight
  • help
  • make happy
  • pacify
  • placate
  • please
  • soothe
  • appease
  • mollify
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.
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