Synonyms of make someone's hackles rise in English:

make someone's hackles rise

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1‘his impatient reply made her hackles rise’

annoy, irritate, exasperate, anger, irk, vex, put out, nettle, provoke, incense, gall, rile, infuriate, antagonize, get on someone's nerves, rub up the wrong way, make someone's blood boil, ruffle someone's feathers, ruffle, try someone's patience
offend, pique, peeve, rankle with
informal aggravate, needle, make someone see red, hack off, get someone's back up, get someone's goat, get under someone's skin, get up someone's nose, get in someone's hair, get someone's dander up, bug, get, miff
British informal wind up, get at, nark, get across, get on someone's wick
North American informal tee off, tick off, burn up, rankle, ride, gravel
informal, dated give someone the pip
vulgar slang piss off
rare exacerbate, hump, rasp