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annoying, antagonizing, bothersome, exacerbating, exasperating, inflaming, infuriating, perturbing, pestering, teasing, troublesome, upsetting, vexing, Bedeviling, Enraging, Irksome, Rankling, tormenting, aggravating, disturbing, irritating, Harassing.
grating, gravelly, rasping, raspy, rough, scratchy.
most opposite, at odds, unmelodious, unmixable, Inconsonant, contrarient, on a sour note.
annoying, disagreeable, discordant, displeasing, dissonant, dry, grinding, harsh, hoarse, jarring, offensive, rasping, raucous, rough, shrill, squeaky, strident, unpleasant, vexatious, Irksome, Stridulous, harsh-sounding, stridulent.
raspy, roiled, roily, rough-and-tumble, squally, stridulent.
knockabout, rough and tumble.
acute, creaky, cutting, harsh, high-pitched, hoarse, jangling, jarring, penetrating, piercing, raucous, reedy, scratching, screaming, screeching, shrieking, shrill, squeaky, squealing, strident, treble, whining, whistling, Caterwauling, ear-piercing, rasping, scraping.
resistance, wearing away, Fretting, Trituration, Filings, scrapings, raspings, grindings.
cacophonic, cacophonous, diffraction grating, grate, gravel, gravelly, rasping, raspy, rough.
badgering, baiting, nagging, troubling, Arousing, Bothering, Discomposing, Envenoming, Harrying, hassling, irking, needling, peeving.
aggravating, chafing, disturbing, grinding, irritating, rasping, rubbing, scraping, scrubbing, wearing, Abrading, Fretting, Harassing, Resisting.
disappointing, disgusting, displeasing, offending, provoking, repelling, shocking, Aggrieving, Angering, Riling, Scandalizing.
Examples of usage:
– Caught in a Trap by John C. Hutcheson
– The Veiled Lady and Other Men and Women by F. Hopkinson Smith
– Rienzi by Edward Bulwer Lytton
– The Gadfly by E. L. Voynich
– Fair Margaret by H. Rider Haggard