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present participle of rile
as in bothering
to disturb the peace of mind of (someone) especially by repeated disagreeable acts one sure way to rile me is to keep yelling for me

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“Riling.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Feb. 2024.

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