Meaning: Triggering annoyance or anger. Causing someone to feel angry or annoyed. Markedly irritating. Annoying; humiliating.

Synonyms: Annoying, irritating, vexing, vexatious, infuriating, maddening, irksome, provoking, exasperating, trying, tiresome, troublesome, bothersome, displeasing, disagreeable, informal aggravating.

In Hindi: दुखद, चिढ़ाने वाला, कष्टप्रद

Use: The murderer’s early release from prison was galling to the families of the victims.

During the economic depression, the president’s critics found his excessive spending to be quite galling.


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