Synonyms and Antonyms of galling
- Her holier-than-thou attitude is galling.
abrasive, aggravating, annoying, bothersome, chafing, disturbing, exasperating, frustrating, irksome, irritating, maddening, nettlesome, nettling, peeving, pesky, pestiferous, pestilent, pestilential, pesty, rankling, riling, vexatious, vexing
burdensome, discomforting, displeasing, disquieting, distressing, importunate, importune, inconveniencing
angering, enraging, infuriating
brattish, bratty, mischievous, offensive, troublesome, upsetting
distractive, painful, stressful, tiresome, troubling, trying, worrisome
biting, grating, jangling, jarring, spiny, thorny
hard to accept or bear especially emotionally
- Losing in the last round of play-offs was galling to our home team.
afflicting, agonizing, bitter, cruel, excruciating, grievous, harrowing, harsh, heartrending, hurtful, painful, tormenting, torturous
insufferable, insupportable, intolerable, unacceptable, unbearable, unendurable, unsupportable
appalling, awful, bad, dire, dreadful, ghastly, horrible, miserable, nasty, rotten, severe, terrible, vile, wretched
acute, extreme, intense, piercing