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Correct spelling:
antagonizing

Synonyms:

adjective
aggravating
irritating, infuriating, perturbing, inflaming, annoying, grating, disturbing, troublesome, Rankling, pestering, tormenting, upsetting, Bedeviling, aggravating, teasing, vexing, Irksome, Harassing, bothersome, exacerbating, exasperating, Enraging.
oppositional
impeding, interfering, crossing, hindering, Objecting, Resisting, inhibiting, Disputing, conflicting, challenging, confrontational, obstructive, contradictory, Suppressing, repelling, protesting, Counteracting, Repulsing, oppositional, defiant, counterattacking, Rebuffing, repressing.
noun
antagonizing
alienating, antagonistic, antagonising.
verb
aggravating
Bothering, Envenoming, troubling, chafing, Arousing, irking, peeving, baiting, Discomposing, nagging, hassling, Harrying, Fretting, badgering, needling.
conflicting
contending, disagreeing, blasting, feuding, clashing, Altercating, colliding, rioting, bickering, conflicting, broiling, dissenting, clamoring, sparing, Squabbling, differing, rowing, brawling.
contending
standing, wrestling, facing, defending, arguing, protesting, Disputing, struggling, confronting, opposing, Resisting, Encountering, Withstanding, Vying, contrasting, wrangling, Quarreling.
disagreeing
Defying, challenging, Demurring, Objecting, Rejecting, complaining, Repudiating.
opposing
repressing, impeding, Obstructing, interfering, countering, fighting, Intercepting, Repulsing, inhibiting, Oppressing, counterattacking, Counteracting, Checking, Contradicting, hindering, Suppressing, meddling, Rebuffing, repelling, crossing.
Examples of usage:
  1. He was so much occupied with his scientific pursuits that he seems to have been considered absolutely incapable of antagonizing the government; and, as he had no enemies, he was not denounced to the Convention. – Catholic Churchmen in Science by James J. Walsh
  2. He preferred gentle to harsh measures, and shrank from antagonizing those who had been faithful to him in time of need. – The Story of Norway by Hjalmar H. Boyesen
  3. But if you go on- go on as you're going- crushing Mr. Daunt's plans- spoiling your own grand prospects- antagonizing my father- paying no heed to my advice! – All-Wool Morrison by Holman Day
  4. I find that in six months you have done almost nothing, and that the little you have condescended to do has been done so badly that it will have to be done over again; that you have not only wasted a half year of time- and I can't tell how much money- but that you have succeeded in antagonizing all the people on whose good- will we are absolutely dependent; you have allowed your machinery to rust in the rain, and your workmen to rot with sickness. – Soldiers of Fortune by Richard Harding Davis

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