What is another word for nettled?

148 synonyms found


[ nˈɛtə͡ld], [ nˈɛtə‍ld], [ n_ˈɛ_t_əl_d]

Synonyms for Nettled:

How to use "Nettled" in context?

Nettled is a word meaning "irritated, vexed, or angry." When something bothers or irks us, we might be said to be "nettled." It can have a physical feeling, as well as a mental one. Nettled emotions can lead to rash decisions, or can keep us from getting proper sleep. Nerves can get "nettled" when they're constantly on edge, leading to problems like anxiety or nervousness. Sometimes, things that used to bother us don't anymore, after we've worked through our emotions. This is often called "mending.

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