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Word: rankle

Definition: irritate; fester; annoy


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::: dross - waste matter; worthless impurities
::: verve - enthusiasm (as in artistic performance or composition); liveliness; vigor
::: muggy - (of weather) warm and damp
::: lounge - stand, sit, or lie in a lazy, relaxed way
::: oracular - of an oracle; prophetic; uttered as if with divine authority; mysterious or ambiguous; hard to understand; N. oracle: wiser person; prophecy made by an oracle
::: harping - tiresome dwelling on a subject; V. harp: dwell on(think or speak a lot about) tediously
::: nettle - irritate; annoy; vex; ADJ. nettlesome
::: validate - make valid; confirm; ratify
::: defame - harm someone's reputation; malign; speak evil of; slander; N. defamation; ADJ. defamatory
::: dishearten - discourage