Nettle - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations (syn: annoy, bother, chafe, devil, gravel, irritate, nark, rag, rile, vex)
The mayor's recent actions have nettled some members of the community.
It nettles him that his younger coworker got a promotion before he did.
We need to grasp the nettle of prison reform.
present participle: nettling
past tense: nettled
past participle: nettled
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