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Galling is an adjective that is used to describe something which is causing someone to feel angry or annoyed. Irritating, vexing.

Examples:

  1. She had a remarkably ‘galling’ attitude.
  2. How ‘galling’ would it be if someone constantly pestered you about your beliefs?
  3. It was a ‘galling’ defeat for a team which people would classify as one of the best, in the world.

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