Synonyms of rankle in English:

rankle


See definition of rankle

verb

1‘their insults still rankle with Martin’

SYNONYMS

cause resentment to, cause annoyance to, annoy, upset, anger, irritate, offend, affront, displease, exasperate, infuriate, provoke, irk, vex, pique, nettle, gall, gnaw at, eat away at, grate on

fester

informal rile, miff, peeve, aggravate, hack off

British informal nark

North American informal tick off

vulgar slang piss off