chafed (part of speech: verb)
aggravated (part of speech: verb)
envenomed, peeved, inflamed, annoyed, discomposed, irked, baited, harried, enraged, infuriated, pestered, exasperated, teased, perturbed, aroused, nagged, exacerbated, needled, antagonized, upset, troubled, rankled, vexed, hassled, bedeviled, badgered, bothered, tormented
displeased (part of speech: verb)
- Un Pan grattato is made the same way with fine light- bread grated. - "The Closet of Sir Kenelm Digby Knight Opened", Kenelm Digby.
- Her words grated, perhaps on both her hearers; but neither of them answered. - "Hills of the Shatemuc", Susan Warner.
- He laughed, a harsh, cruel laugh which grated upon her ear. - "The Nest of the Sparrowhawk", Baroness Orczy.