What are some opposite words for rankle?

Antonyms for rankle
ˈræŋ kəl

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term rankle.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. eat into, fret, rankle, grate(verb)

    gnaw into; make resentful or angry

    "The injustice rankled her"; "his resentment festered"

    Synonyms:
    grind, fret, gag, chafe, erode, eat into, scrape, scratch, fuss, grate, gall, choke, niggle, eat away, fray, rub

Wiktionary

  1. rankle(verb)

    To cause irritation or deep bitterness.

    Synonyms:
    irritate, embitter

  2. rankle(verb)

    To fester.

    Synonyms:
    fester

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. rankle

    Antonyms:
    heal, cool, close, calm, quiet, compose

    Synonyms:
    fester, smoulder, burn, irritate, gall, disquiet

How to pronounce rankle?

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Alex
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Daniel
Daniel
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Karen
Karen
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Veena
Indian

How to say rankle in sign language?

  1. rankle

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