Definition of ruffle
- a bird ruffling its feathers
- ruffle the pages of a book
Her hair was ruffled by the wind.
He ruffled some people with his constant complaining.
get one's goat, get on one's nerves, get to, rub the wrong way, set one's teeth on edge, stick in one's craw, wear on;
: to move or lift (something) so that it is no longer smooth
: to make (someone) irritated, annoyed, worried, etc.
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