Synonyms and Antonyms of rile
- One sure way to rile me is to keep yelling for me.
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
- He isn't easily riled, but once he is, he stays that way for days.
get one's goat, rub the wrong way
Synonym Discussion of rile
- constant nagging that irritated me greatly
- his exasperating habit of putting off needed decisions
- your pompous attitude nettled several people
- remarks made solely to provoke her
- the new work schedules riled the employees
- a toddler peeved at being refused a cookie
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