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pique

Synonyms of pique in English:

noun

  • he left in a fit of pique
    irritation, annoyance, resentment, anger, displeasure, indignation, temper, bad temper, wounded/hurt pride, wounded/hurt feelings, petulance, ill humour, peevishness, offence, umbrage, vexation, exasperation, disgruntlement, discontent, discontentment
  • verb

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  • 1 his scientific curiosity was piqued
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