Synonyms of antagonize in English:


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1‘he seemed to be deliberately trying to antagonize her’

arouse hostility in, alienate, set someone against someone else, estrange, disaffect
anger, annoy, provoke, vex, irritate, offend
informal aggravate, rile, needle, get someone's back up, make someone's hackles rise, rub up the wrong way, ruffle someone's feathers, rattle someone's cage, get in someone's hair, get someone's dander up, get under someone's skin
British informal nark, get on someone's wick, get up someone's nose
New Zealand informal rark

pacify, placate