What is another word for riles?

Pronunciation: [ɹˈa͡ɪlz] (IPA)

There are several words that can be used as synonyms for the verb "riles". One such word is "angers", which is used to convey a feeling of strong irritation or displeasure. Another word that can be used interchangeably with "riles" is "irritates", which denotes causing annoyance or vexation. A third word that can be used to substitute for "riles" is "exasperates", which denotes causing extreme annoyance or aggravation. All of these words convey a similar sense of irritation, vexation, and anger, making them perfect substitutes for "riles" in different contexts and situations.

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  • Independent

    • Verb, 3rd person singular present
      annoys.
  • Other Related

    • Verb, 3rd person singular present
      irks.

What are the hypernyms for Riles?

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Usage examples for Riles

And that's what riles me up so.
"The Good Time Coming"
T. S. Arthur
But I tell you this, boys- we're a long-sufferin' lot around these parts, but they's some things that we don't stand for, and one of 'em that riles us particular much is when a gent that lays out to be a regular hardworking rancher-even if he ain't got much of a ranch to talk about and work about-takes mankillers under their wings.
"Black Jack"
Max Brand
He has his old man's temper thet riles up at nuthin' an' never felt a halter.
"The Mysterious Rider"
Zane Grey

Famous quotes with Riles

  • for every Farrakhan who riles and poisons black America, there are twenty white bigots who seek to take us into organized murder and mayhem.
    Carl Rowan

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