Synonyms of nettle in English:

nettle

verb

  • irritate, annoy, irk, gall, vex, anger, exasperate, infuriate, bother, provoke; upset, displease, offend, affront, get/put someone's back up, disgruntle, rankle with, pique, needle, ruffle, get on someone's nerves, try someone's patience, ruffle someone's feathers, make someone's hackles rise, raise someone's hackles, chafe; Britishrub up the wrong way; North Americanrankle, ride, gravel
    British informal nark, get on someone's wick, give someone the hump, wind up, get across someone
    North American informal tick off
    vulgar slang piss off
    British vulgar slang get on someone's tits
    rare exacerbate, hump, rasp
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