Synonyms and Antonyms of rankling
- For some air travelers, the most rankling aspect of the boarding process seems to be the long lines.
abrasive, aggravating, annoying, bothersome, chafing, disturbing, exasperating, frustrating, galling, irksome, irritating, maddening, nettlesome, nettling, peeving, pesky, pestiferous, pestilent, pestilential, pesty, 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