Synonym of ruffled

Alternative for ruffled

ruffles, ruffled, ruffling

Synonym: agitate, annoy, crease, disturb, excite, fluster, fold, furrow, irk, perturb, provoke, rattle, rile, shake, trouble, upset, vex, wrinkle,

Verb

To have thrown into disorder
confused disorganised disorganized disordered cluttered disarranged disarrayed discomposed disheveled dishevelled disrupted jumbled unsettled agitated disjointed disturbed hashed messed messed up muddled mussed tousled dislocated mixed up rumpled scattered scrambled shuffled untidied upset deranged mussed up snarled up threw into disorder tumbled tangled made untidy made a mess of put out of place wrinkled displaced crumpled riffled rummaged spoilt spoiled thrown into disorder roughened creased crinkled confounded discombobulated muddied derailed made disorderly brought into disorder misarranged interfered misplaced snarled botched rifled psyched out tost mucked got out of order bungled blundered made a shambles of entangled jumbled up loused up stirred up complicated fumbled roughed turned upside down raveled ravelled muffed fouled up wrecked tossed got into a tangle perturbed mixed gotten out of order turned topsy-turvy fouled made uneven made rough shaken shook threw off snafued thrown off thrown into confusion threw into confusion thrown into disarray threw into disarray flubbed screwed up mucked up mismanaged mishandled bollixed goofed up fluffed boggled made a muck of bobbled erred muddled up butchered ruined foozled boobed stumbled slipped up put out of order bollixed up mangled ballsed up tripped bumbled booted murdered dubbed convulsed goofed made a hash of blew blown destroyed marred littered rearranged botched up bodged dirtied made a Horlicks of perplexed changed discreated embroiled floundered distorted interfered with played havoc with reordered balled up upset the applecart cut short made a mistake made a nonsense of put in disarray miscalculated mistaken mistook misaligned dealigned misdirected misconducted misgoverned bolloxed bollocksed up bolixed up made unclear made a mess bolloxed up bolixed overturned dizzied puzzled addled bewildered flustered reorganized befuddled intermixed distracted mingled stuffed up made hash of queered loused unbalanced rattled dispersed shifted demobilized mislaid disbanded threw thrown misfielded strewn broke up broken up scuppered stopped meddled tampered brought into disarray caused turmoil in misjudged mutilated intruded on patched subverted gummed up misapplied slipped disaligned rattled one's cage changed the order pulled a boner dropped the ball made a botch of made a pig's ear of slopped miscued miscomputed grappled misconjectured encumbered caused mess demobilised tripped up distempered caused confusion in broke down reorganised muddied the waters made a boner jacked up turned made dirty made hay of lost the handle filled damaged turned inside-out failed mended shifted about covered made a blunder misconstrued transposed faltered sloshed tilted reversed mislay did clumsily done clumsily bestrewed bestrewn broken down broke the deck broken the deck thrown into a state of disorganization threw into a state of disorganization did something badly done something badly fallen down fell down thrown into chaos threw into chaos thrown a monkey wrench in the works of threw a monkey wrench in the works of thrown a spanner in the works of threw a spanner in the works of gotten it wrong went wrong gone wrong got wrong gotten wrong got it wrong blew it blown it

Verb

To have triggered a passionate feeling or reaction
excited provoked incited riled stirred up fomented impassioned inflamed rallied roiled roused stirred triggered aggravated agitated animated electrified fired up goaded inspired instigated aroused enthused galvanized incensed irked primed stimulated whipped up baited charged egged on elicited encouraged enlivened grilled kindled piqued pumped up revved up set off vexed vext vivified worked up wound up activated angered awakened brought about brought out caused charged up commoved energised energized enkindled galvanised jolted motivated needled pepped up sparked off touched off triggered off worked into lather chafed discomposed flustered induced infuriated intensified maddened offended shook shook up started taunted upset waked up woke up fed the fire spurred sparked drove inclined given incentive gave incentive driven summoned up fostered whetted called forth influenced moved prompted inspirited fired generated urged quickened invigorated wakened prodded evoked envigorated engendered revived spurred on exhilarated impelled raised actuated waked thrilled promoted vitalized produced pushed turned on titillated refreshed kick-started invoked fanned revitalized awaked initiated occasioned restored uplifted swayed heartened set on made put up to emboldened fueled fuelled created revivified boosted revitalised brought into being buoyed up propelled incentivized fermented renewed rejuvenated ignited brought on lit a fire under strengthened put in motion set in motion called into being set going steeled cheered woke woken gladdened impressed precipitated abetted rekindled tempted intoxicated pricked bucked up keyed up fired the imagination of buoyed resuscitated reanimated effectuated resurrected brought summoned lift exhorted grabbed given rise to gave rise to worked wrought reinvigorated elated brightened cheered up built up bred bestirred livened up gingered up called up regenerated brewed recharged catalyzed filliped drew forth drawn forth touched rewakened rewaked braced increased awoken awoke originated mobilized perked up fired with enthusiasm breathed new life into mobilised jazzed up catalysed conjured up effected pressed interested compelled woken up captivated attracted yielded recalled led to empowered struck nudged persuaded spawned picked called impacted cheered on enticed pleased reawakened heightened tickled reactivated hatched instilled set exalted gotten going got going geed up drummed up juiced up brought forth translated into psyched got to called to mind fired the enthusiasm of affected begat begotten begot reassured delighted disturbed enchanted educed tantalized assured lifted astonished lightened refreshened recreated dynamized teased boosted up spiked renovated cultivated repaired freshened reached re-established jump-started spirited up got informed bounced back made an impression on told on made waves spooked knocked up rooted on got someone going fanned the flames of brought back raised spirits zipped up crazed had an impact on amped up tantalised made for switched on innervated brightened up challenged rewoke rewoken stoked up given a shot in the arm to gave a shot in the arm to elevated comforted disquieted coerced enthralled built incentified startled intrigued pressured sustained jumpstarted egged furthered fortified enforced improved amazed allured consoled yolden yold disposed reminded advanced stricken manifested ravished run jogged stung irritated hit hooked overwhelmed helped chirked up sicced nurtured coaxed fascinated enhanced seduced involved gripped developed conjured restarted solicited fazed reproduced amused entertained exercised lured psyched up suggested relaunched reinstituted overpowered evinced actualized procured astounded forced sent magnetized killed transported raised your spirits picked up extracted countenanced sharpened mustered set afoot started up put a bomb under juiced made an impression steamed up touched up bugged drew on recovered cranked up put into action put under a spell gotten to breathed life into magnetised relieved livened set on foot agitated for put one in mind of got up drawn on brought to mind acted as a stimulus to reconditioned put life into talked into brought around cut a figure invited innerved made whole carried done did shaken given a boost to gave a boost to began begun gotten gave a buzz given a buzz annoyed sown the seeds of sowed the seeds of gave someone a kick given someone a kick absorbed absorpt applauded perturbed worried alarmed disinhibited beguiled supported engrossed bewitched obliged edified troubled entranced charmed operated enheartened shocked rivetted hypnotized riveted mesmerized enraptured disconcerted assisted engaged spellbound transfixed reenforced bothered flurried concerned unnerved tripped distressed unsettled distracted softened melted overawed dazzled awed occupied overcome courted drew drawn facilitated bettered refined overjoyed reestablished ran constrained bolstered cajoled led leaded exacerbated convinced initialized warmed relighted aided relit praised backed redeveloped beared unhinged dismayed discomforted ailed alarumed derailed frazzled fussed distempered hagrid borne up bore up confirmed rescued palpated cued dug ameliorated grappled civilized conceived bemused bedazzled immersed wowed busied arrested witched wiled enwrapped echoed drove on driven on raised the morale of lifted the spirits of bielded reintroduced stimulated spiritually stiffened the resolve of boosted morale propped up nursed reinforced wooed rattled prevailed upon frenzied discombobulated inveigled converted advised marked stiffened infatuated diverted flushed caught up enamoured encapsulated captured expressed lit up imparted delivered enabled propagated festered extraught progenerated cranked reignited favoured favored saved introduced magnified gave new life to called out given the kiss of life to snapped out of it felt admiration become cheerful mesmerised drawn out plotted pressurized made enthusiastic made splash gave birth to stirred embers acted as a incentive to gave the kiss of life to added fuel won over gained strength redoubled tugged at your heartstrings made brighter lashed flirted with ventilated prevailed on suggested to extorted incarnated given someone a charge blown away brushed up milked grandstanded hinted led on pressurised rabble-roused gave someone a charge made wild vivificated ensnared modernised given a lift to enslaved left a mark on spurred to action given someone a shout gave a new lease of life to caused to appear had an effect on hinted to updated augmented civilised whomped up acted as an incentive to bugged up blew away issued made happen entreated agitated against gotten up planned commanded brought to intensated buffaloed made active given new life to asked for it showed off gave a lift to zapped had as a result replenished acted upon gave someone a shout weirded out leaned on poured it on freaked out mounted made anxious made a hit deepened filled with joy made happy won had as a consequence added fuel to the flames helped out contributed to boosted moral initialised raced one's motor schemed gave a lift dispatched made flip knocked out reminded one of pushed buttons burned up sprung left an impression on confused drew out hypnotised modernized built a fire under mustered up looked up scored called for registered made alive insinuated fanned the fire given a new lease of life to burnt up necessitated regained made to happen examined shaken up showed stunned tickled pink frightened changed slayed jarred cleared up interested greatly started off enriched forwarded heated up pushed around given a lift given birth to suscitated fanned the flames activized caused anxiety to appealed held spellbound left the door open to subdued felt respect enamored touched a chord alerted asked for bulldozed made confident brought on oneself overcame molten bore borne undone hagridden hagrode undid hitten given life to gave life to added fuel to fire gave shot in arm given confidence to given shot in arm given hope to gave hope to gave confidence to gave a shot in the arm given a shot in the arm sowed the seeds sown the seeds took out of mothballs taken out of mothballs gave courage to given courage to took your breath away taken your breath away grew grown sprang gave the incentive to ridden herd on rode herd on given the incentive to gotten smoking got smoking begged for given someone grief gave someone grief slew took aback shown off slain taken aback became cheerful took a turn for the better taken heart took heart taken a turn for the better given someone a cue gave someone a cue shown got started gotten started given a boost gave a boost appealed to got through to stricken a chord gotten through to struck a chord given joy to gone over big gave joy to went over big gave pleasure to given pleasure to got a rise out of gotten a rise out of

Verb

Past tense for to annoy or irritate
annoyed irritated nettled vexed disturbed agitated harassed irked upset confused disconcerted flustered rattled troubled unsettled worried angered bothered exasperated unnerved disquieted flurried needled peeved perturbed discomfited aggravated bugged discomposed discountenanced fazed riled stirred affected hassled narked put off threw thrown chafed discombobulated ate eaten frosted galled got gotten got to gotten to grated griped grope itched made nervous miffed niggled persecuted piqued rasped shook up shaken up spited put out threw off balance thrown off balance abraded blustered browbeat browbeaten bullied burned up burnt up cowed disrupted distressed excited floored flummoxed fretted frilled fuddled furbelowed intimidated provoked stumped tormented wore worn got across gotten across hacked off put someone off their stroke wound up caused someone to lose their composure put into a flap threw into a tizz thrown into a tizz rattled one's cage threw into tizzy thrown into tizzy displeased infuriated rubbed up the wrong way ticked off rankled offended gravelled graveled incensed maddened antagonized confounded enraged distracted perplexed pestered antagonised dismayed goaded alarmed inflamed bewildered plagued affronted made someone see red discomforted frustrated unhinged exacerbated concerned humped roiled distempered frazzled bummed out hurt outraged fussed nagged put your back up derailed rode ridden got at nonplussed put someone's nose out of joint ailed got in your hair teed off hagrid embarrassed harried disgruntled alarumed made angry exercised rubbed the wrong way teased freaked out weirded out stirred up beat got your goat made uneasy hacked you off driven up the wall drove up the wall given someone the hump gave someone the hump mortified made cross abashed badgered got on your nerves gotten on your nerves afflicted frightened spooked baffled made waves bedevilled bedeviled got on your wick put someone off their stride made anxious pained got under your skin gotten under your skin insulted hounded driven mad drove mad rankled with scared psyched out shaken shook gotten at chagrined drove crazy driven crazy made somebody's hackles rise made your blood boil burnt burned beset ruffled one's feathers undone undid aggrieved hagridden hagrode put out of countenance egged on picked on molested wound wounded disgusted baited hurt somebody's feelings puzzled tried your patience addled muddled shocked gotten your back up got your back up gotten on one's nerves got on one's nerves worked up grated on daunted grieved got your dander up unbalanced roused discommoded caused offense disarranged startled driven to distraction drove to distraction tried taunted given someone the pip gave someone the pip panicked incommoded ired crazed disoriented mystified given a hard time gave a hard time dogged psyched depressed injured took aback taken aback gnawed surprised appalled fired up turned off buffaloed disordered destabilized put down upset the applecart driven round the twist drove round the twist deranged hit where one lives mixed up driven round the bend drove round the bend inconvenienced rattled someone's cage setted someone back on their heels raised your hackles demoralized mithered incited dissatisfied madded enflamed pricked jolted got across someone terrorized got someone gotten someone disheartened crossed destabilised pothered bamboozled befuddled sickened aroused demoralised oppressed cheesed off caught off balance given someone grief gave someone grief hectored steamed up terrorised rubbed you up the wrong way gotten up someone's nose got up someone's nose setted one's teeth on edge made someone scratch their head tried the patience of beaten caused to be at a stand discouraged hurried threw off thrown off bustled jarred whisked disorganized put on edge made uncomfortable disarrayed stung nudged terrified subdued devilled deviled hindered bit overawed awed flipped saddened bored dissed tantalized pursued turned dumbfounded stimulated tantalised quickened bemused examined embittered bummed humiliated gnawn disobliged hacked empurpled tortured indisposed spurred made fretful stupefied acerbated turned on grilled beleaguered disorientated moved agonized dragooned stunned worn on wore on foxed mazed jarred on pushed buttons agonised made a scene sent into a rage eaten away at ate away at befogged raised hell sticked in one's craw eaten at ate at muddied posed set back cut up set on put the wind up put on the spot hit a sour note pulled the rug out from under set off cut to the quick pulled the rug from under driven bananas drove bananas got your hackles up gotten your hackles up swirled fidgeted fidgetted heated prodded dispirited chivvied threatened whirled convulsed washed unmanned haunted overwhelmed deterred slighted tattered frayed eroded chivied pressured chid chided browned off fermented menaced interrupted impeded stewed petted tiffed huffed dejected soured pressurized domineered henpecked ventilated whipped tired bitten scoured fluttered balked hustled disappointed tyrannized knocked off balance bore downed displaced demented jumbled disrespected rummaged caused anxiety to victimized racked stressed baulked intruded upon disarmed excoriated railroaded coerced bulldozed snubbed worsted imposed on bristled broke broken brake bent someone's ear shamed harmed incapacitated debilitated cramped cursed heckled anguished hazed slurred astonished zinged horrified dizzied breathed down someone's neck gnawed at steamed chilled forced obliged carped at made flip bugged up fouled up inspired raged attracted absorbed motivated interested grabbed wigged ignited invigorated awaked tangled absorpt whipped up worked on heated up made an enemy of somebody flipped out strained unquieted foiled thwarted preoccupied boiled sent into a spin bullyragged compelled made self-conscious stopped someone in their tracks imposed upon disharmonized churned jangled nauseated wearied discorded disaccorded keyed up layed up laid up asked for it despaired strapped pushed questioned martyred tweaked harrowed quizzed desolated blinded steamrollered constrained bogarted affrighted blackjacked enforced wore out worn out sapped undermined enfeebled enervated started weakened caused anxiety churned up made restless rocked the boat caused anguish to caused suffering to galvanized expelled electrified wronged energized victimised pumped up exiled hunted crucified caused disquiet to wildered pushed one's buttons crabbed begrudged grudged scraped away tyrannised bludgeoned pressurised dazed fogged flabbergasted caused to panic made sore lost one's temper got someone's wick grated upon jarred upon riled up made someone fed up leaned on strong-armed bowled over obfuscated snowed messed made wretched got a rise out of gotten a rise out of blew your mind made it hot for someone scared off twisted someone's arm messed with made punchy brought up short made discontented made things hot for someone loused up inspirited worked into lather staggered enthused used strong-arm tactics on pushed someon's buttons enlivened livened up triggered pushed about jazzed up animated made your head spin stymied weighed on gone to your head galvanised titillated become bored made miserable blown your mind went to your head wrought worked hung up energised envigorated aroused anxiety in inebriated setted someone thinking juiced up scared the bejesus out of singled out balled up got the knife into lost patience grated at made it tough for messed with one's head pushed around activized had had enough gnawed away at run up the wrong way caught unawares fomented sticked the knife into mau-maued intoxicated driven drove taken by surprise took by surprise worn down wore down driven nuts drove nuts gotten on the wrong side of got on the wrong side of awoken awoke nit-picked drove you up the wall driven you up the wall uncalmed threw into confusion thrown into confusion wore away worn away blew up blown up given the business gave the business given offence to gave offence to threw into disorder threw into uproar thrown into disorder thrown into uproar snew snown trod on someone's toes trodden on someone's toes given offence gave offence gave a bad time given a bad time worn upon wore upon ran up the wrong way became bored done a number on did a number on gotten even got even wore to shreds bit into worn to shreds bitten into gave a turn given a turn took a rise out of taken a rise out of took the wind out of your sails taken the wind out of your sails gotten on someone got on someone burdened excruciated besieged weighed down taxed blighted lied heavy on cast down crushed assailed wrung cut weighed heavily on let down disillusioned confronted grinded ground teared scandalized obsessed kept on at dashed caused trouble to possessed scandalised seared nagged at preyed on your mind faced disaffected tested wringed smitten smote smit smited attacked pressed repelled struck sweat put the squeeze on put disgraced grizzled disenchanted kept after criticized importuned umbraged criticised made unhappy hung over infested put through wringer caused concern to got down put pressure on brought down caused discomfort to made you see red put a damper on put into a funk preyed on put to shame put a strain on set someone's teeth on edge torn tore envenomed poisoned alienated gripped scorned ribbed chaffed festered bedogged visited buffeted buffetted discontented rattled someone's chain made resentful empoisoned made bitter fouled jaundiced devastated entangled hampered rended rent capped curdled sounded cooled mispleased winged revolted aggressed repulsed stretched drained exhausted stricken scolded ragged stressed out worsened slapped consumed sweated feared gutted macerated punished boned forayed despoiled noodged occupied lambasted caused anguish mourned caused sorrow bled caused suffering humbled deflated caused annoyance to caused resentment to upbraided berated jumped on one's case dunned palled shattered played dirty dispraised slandered abused started in on abased estranged acidulated made rancorous venomed scourged made livid caused agony to went on at gone on at pushed the buttons of paralysed yawped inveighed growled murmured grumped complained squealed maundered grouched whinged bleated kicked whined kvetched caterwauled yowled hollered beefed pecked at screamed groused yammered muttered croaked whimpered squawked wailed grumbled moaned bellyached carped keened yauped repined jerked around rousted made gloomy made despondent lied overcharged touched suffered from bruised sweated out dumped on thumbed nose at ridiculed demeaned degraded made desolate belittled thrilled paralyzed urged harped on at egged grumbled at moaned at dampened spirits brought pressure to bear on obtruded encroached intruded mistreated accosted made somebody's blood boil recurred ate up eaten up niggled at made blue dragged down rubbed salt in wound leaded someone a merry dance played cat and mouse tired out pierced knocked sideways dashed hopes moaned on at found fault with kept complaining to dampened the spirits of aroused hostility in screwed up made someone eat humble pie knocked for six resented picked at made indignant dashed the hopes of come back to dished it out boiled over lied heavily on busted someone's balls filled with consternation shattered the illusions of chastened made turbid busted chops resent made severe demands on dished out messed up stayed with stuck it to caused offense to made demands on occupied thoughts caused offence to found fault mucked up took taken putten fell upon fallen upon fallen on fell on driven you crazy drove you crazy given the needle gave the needle broke one's heart broken one's heart snafued drove you to distraction driven you to distraction broken the heart of broke the heart of given a zinger given the cold shoulder gave the cold shoulder gave a zinger driven you round the twist drove you round the bend drove you round the twist driven you round the bend taken it out on took it out on came back to broke in broken in given it to gave it to drove you off your head driven you off your head threw into a tizzy thrown into a tizzy took the heart out of taken the heart out of drove out of mind driven out of mind driven you out of your mind drove you out of your mind took the wind out taken down a peg took down a peg taken down took down got one's comeuppance gotten one's comeuppance taken the wind out

Verb

Past tense for to cause to feel alarm or fright
frightened alarmed scared shocked terrified startled terrorised terrorized affrighted cowed daunted dismayed intimidated appalled petrified unnerved unmanned disturbed flustered shook shaken panicked spooked agitated alarumed chilled disconcerted frighted horrified rattled scarified threw into panic thrown into panic astounded awed browbeat browbeaten bulldozed demoralised demoralized deterred discomforted discouraged disheartened disquieted fazed perturbed repelled scared stiff scared witless stiffed unhinged upset worried filled with fear froze your blood frozen your blood scared the bejesus out of got the wind up gave someone goose pimples given someone goose pimples scared away scared off struck terror into stricken terror into threw into a panic thrown into a panic chilled to the marrow curdles the blood curdled the blood gave one the creeps given one the creeps gave someone the heebie-jeebies given someone the heebie-jeebies made one's flesh creep made teeth chatter put the fear of God into put the wind up scared the pants off scared to death threw into a fright thrown into a fright chilled to the bone made one's blood run cold made one's hair stand on end scared someone half to death scared someone out of their wits scared the living daylights out of threw into a blue funk thrown into a blue funk made someone jump out of their skin distressed overawed bullied subdued worked up surprised amazed astonished scared silly made jump frightened off made someone's hair stand on end gave a turn given a turn frightened to death frightened the living daylights out of scared the pants off of disgusted outraged revolted sickened scandalized harrowed paralyzed stunned stupefied offended nauseated paralysed paralysed with fear depressed confounded perplexed consternated scandalised distressed greatly scared the hell out of frightened the life out of scared the life out of filled with terror frightened someone out of their wits scared the daylights out of chilled off sent into a cold sweat made someone shake in their shoes frightened out of your wits made someone jump out of his skin frozen froze stricken fear into struck fear into

Verb

Past tense for to hold hair and comb it towards the head, thus giving it a bushier look

Verb

Past tense for to make something fluffy, typically by patting or ruffling

Adjective

Resentful or annoyed, typically as a result of a perceived insult
offended annoyed angry irritated resentful upset piqued disgruntled indignant peeved aggrieved displeased vexed cross irked riled exasperated hurt nettled angered miffed sore affronted aggravated bothered narked distressed galled wounded outraged provoked huffy stung pained insulted disturbed tooshie miffy agitated eggy injured grieved snuffy slighted rattled needled vex snubbed salty put out cheesed off teed off fed up hacked off browned off in a huff in high dudgeon ticked off brassed off peed off furious enraged infuriated incensed mad troubled irate not best pleased maddened in a temper foaming at the mouth hot under the collar frustrated wrathful choleric harassed scunnered ireful steamed up bent out of shape livid bitter dissatisfied fuming apoplectic chafed irritable rankled ticked roiled ropeable rabid ballistic steaming perturbed shirty testy steamed flustered worked up in a lather hoha crook wrath in a bad mood antagonized worried discontented surly disgusted seething inflamed unhappy unglued boiling soreheaded dirty filthy antagonised harried in a frenzy up in arms gnashing one's teeth hopping mad beside oneself enflamed wroth ratty afflicted impatient as cross as two sticks at daggers drawn on the warpath fit to be tied snaky ill-humoured ill-humored out of humour wound up goaded anguished reproachful disappointed hateful hot-tempered humiliated dishonored sour mildly irritated slightly annoyed rancorous confused fretted tormented cray-cray waxy aerated acrimonious perplexed umbrageous dishonoured embittered touchy grouchy sulky hassled hot infuriate hopping foaming horn-mad riley prickly snappy crabby grumpy snitty out of countenance acrid annoying weighty grieving distressing hard ill-tempered bad-tempered short-tempered out of sorts quick-tempered mildly annoyed going crook in a fume in a pet blue in the face raging incandescent choked wild frenzied beside yourself raving sullen ranting spiteful off the air splenetic swollen red petulant irascible peevish very angry seeing red fiery malcontent churlish bloodshot cranky heated frantic tetchy hostile stroppy in a paddy in a bate with all guns blazing grudging tender fractious chagrined querulous hacked nasty snappish crabbed fretful crotchety cynical waspish chippy perverse reddened venomous spare snarky pettish snippy snippety liverish stuffy painful passionate raspy bummed out out of humor boiling mad raging mad sensitive disaffected violent berserk bugged disagreeable cantankerous malignant vehement vitriolic discontent unforgiving desperate demented crazed maniac bent unreasonable smoking insane corybantic irrational huffish scornful malicious critical morose roused captious dyspeptic uptight acid mean narky vindictive scandalized antagonistic crusty grousing out of temper griping burned up shocked scandalised storming dark short ill-disposed mardy caviling cavilling hard done by in a towering rage in a rage thin-skinned all steamed up overcome with anger ill-natured pushed too far with a chip on your shoulder at boiling point blown a gasket in a filthy temper beside yourself with rage sombre somber pink scalding steamy piping unimpressed airborne air-to-air flying ballistical surface-to-air excited burning with excitement anxious het up blazing raw infected chafing septic rousted bloody dogged buffaloed festered itching smarting stinging burning itchy angry-looking black flaming blazing mad flaming mad wronged wry revengeful as black as thunder puffed up fevered festering p.o.'d very upset out of control at end of one's rope hot and bothered rubbed the wrong way harmed raving mad in a wax blistered burnt scalded ill-used woeful saddened malcontented crabbing bellyaching uncontent kvetching kicking ungratified contemptuous disdainful butthurt begrudging malevolent fierce persecuted oppressed victimised depressed victimized full-on all-out uncompromising energetic manic breakneck concerted vicious frenetic rage up the wall bad tempered out of joint red-rimmed extremely angry vengeful pernicious jaundiced severe disillusioned sardonic irreconcilable caustic alienated soured baleful virulent gory exacerbated estranged jumpy faultfinding malign catty maleficent malefic with chip on shoulder grudge-bearing antipathetic poisonous bloodstained ensanguined full of hate nursing a grudge tense implacable begruding evil-intentioned temperamental feisty bristly glum curt moody unsociable argumentative gruff volatile whingy shrewish brusque misanthropic hotheaded pouty oversensitive ornery obstinate quarrelsome difficult bilious contentious truculent harsh pertinacious uncooperative snarling contrary peckish whiny peppery hypercritical whining miserable grumbling curmudgeonly crybaby ungracious gloomy iracund tough brooding iracundulous edgy bearish pouting fussy disputatious scratchy waspy trying having got out of bed on the wrong side dour nasty-tempered mumpish growling tart sharp in a mood sorehead saturnine blunt cussed fault-finding on edge cross-grained carping awkward like a bear with a sore head on a short fuse complaining fretting vinegary whingeing childish foul-tempered out-of-sorts hasty hot-blooded ugly having got out of bed the wrong side obstreperous short-fused chuffy easily offended

Adjective

(situational) Anxious or apprehensive
nervous anxious apprehensive edgy worried fearful tense uneasy agitated stressed uptight annoyed bothered fidgety insecure toey disturbed excitable jumpy timorous nervy overwrought spooked timid upset hysterical overstrung perturbed restless sensitive dithery panicky queazy twitchy weak wired febrile flustered irritable jittery queasy afraid concerned scared taut fussy hesitant shaky adrenalized antsy distressed frightened strained unquiet highly strung on edge strung out strung up worked up disconcerted troubled discomposed shaken rattled unsettled alarmed disquieted ill at ease unnerved in a tizzy dismayed confused aflutter fazed discombobulated shook up thrown het up distraught atwitter discountenanced fretful hung up uncomfortable flurried distracted goosey hinky stressy vexed irked frantic excited shocked harassed keyed up hot and bothered in a flap muddled irritated unglued inconvenienced restive hectic frenzied in a panic overactive heated terrified angsty hurt hot under the collar grieved in a dither beside oneself tormented hassled sad in a tizz having kittens saddened unhappy in a state emotional irrational anguished riled beset all of a dither discomfited tortured plagued provoked bugged gutted choked disappointed nonplussed worried stiff flummoxed angered fuddled blue unzipped put out cut up abashed broken up taken aback floored unsteady desperate flushed startled intense skittish overemotional daunted aquiver high-strung turbulent fretting worried sick unreluctant flighty put out of countenance disorderly trembling quaking angry falling apart histrionic afflicted asea wrought-up overexcited fraught hyped-up afire hyper atingle hyperexcited under stress unpeaceful unbalanced wavering unrestful wound up pestered perplexed harried exacerbated puzzled harrowed displeased chagrined miffed aggravated pained mortified angstful squirrelly solicitous spooky windy clutched in a twitter a wreck on tenterhooks in a sweat zipped up hot juiced up a bundle of nerves in a stew in a twit bricking oneself in a state of agitation in a cold sweat on pins and needles all of a lather like a cat on a hot tin roof with one's stomach in knots having butterflies in the stomach shaking in one's shoes with your heart in your mouth bewildered in botheration psyched-out mixed-up caught off balance out of countenance shook-up at sea thrown off balance messed-up offended fretted low verklempt wounded inflamed feverish hyperactive in disorder amazed stirred up flapping come apart at sixes and sevens psyched out all torn up bummed out moved aroused in a lather in a spin in a flat spin all of a flutter neurotic unstable brittle touchy temperamental irascible petrified horrified aghast moody scared stiff scared to death overanxious oversensitive volatile phobic chippy snappy testy horror-struck peevish hysteric skittery intimidated mercurial spasmodic nervous wreck impatient fiery terror-stricken faint-hearted fluttery impetuous passionate frit hot-tempered bundle of nerves frozen funky tempestuous quick-tempered hyperexcitable hyperkinetic panic-stricken erratic in a funk easily frightened easily agitated in a blue funk have cold feet curt stiff prim stilted nerve-racking feeling anxious stressful nail-biting in suspense nerves on edge shy hasty trepidatious obsessive compulsive manic terror-struck panic-struck careful fixated violent horror-stricken tetchy shrinking affrighted impulsive agitable galvanic enthusiastic overzealous volcanic vehement uncontrolled inflammable rash intolerant fierce susceptible demonstrative quick reckless alarmable abnormal unhealthy paranoid mousy shivery scary diffident terrorized maladjusted pusillanimous afeared prickly crotchety short fused frightened to death bad-tempered querulous short-tempered crabbed captious rabbity chickenhearted quivery unmanly weak-kneed lily-livered sheepish goose-bumpy nerveless spineless terrorised inhibited disoriented aberrant deviant disordered obsessed ill-tempered easily upset blowing hot and cold in a frenzy critical running scared fiddle-footed hot-headed in a fluster basket case frightened out of your wits scared out of your wits swivel-eyed tooshie eccentric stunned fearsome suspicious cowed cowardly blanched discouraged disheartened like a cat on hot bricks stirred weary strung-out freaked-out overwhelmed wound-up worn under a strain crazy worked-up unstrung tired high keyed-up affected fired-up hot-and-bothered spent beside yourself throwing a wobbly steamed up flipped out out of your mind all shook up hot under collar at the end of your tether in awe run scared

Adjective

Unkempt, disheveled or in disarray
tousled disheveled dishevelled messy unkempt bedraggled tangled untidy cluttered disarranged disorderly matted messed mussed rumpled sloppy tumbled disordered mussy chaotic disarrayed jumbled muddled wild windswept littered uncombed ungroomed windblown hugger-mugger pell-mell topsy-turvy higgledy-piggledy upside-down messed up mussed up mussed-up out of joint in disarray messed-up slovenly scruffy daggy frowzy shaggy shabby ragged slatternly blowsy dirty sleazy scraggly tangly dowdy draggletailed blowzy ill-groomed badly groomed straggly inappropriately dressed poorly dressed ill-clad badly dressed draggle-tailed worse for wear knotty slobbish raggedy slobby frowsy sloven ratty snarled unneat hanging loose wrinkled in a mess knotted slapdash unbrushed tacky raunchy schlumpy seedy grungy dishabille grubby unpolished grotty down-at-heel frayed frazzled in rags ragtag coarse vulgar tatty disorganized discombobulated disjointed scrambled anarchic stirred up shambolic unmethodical mixed up upset scattered unsystematic out of place unclear haywire incoherent out of order like a dog's dinner like a dog's breakfast broken in a muddle disorganised confused at sixes and sevens every which way mixed-up in disorder in a jumble in chaos helter-skelter tumultuous disrupted in a state haphazard orderless unruly entangled riotous twisted in confusion upside down in a shambles all over the place in turmoil entwined rough scraggy lawless unsettled random awry askew deranged turbulent uncontrolled frenzied hectic overturned dislocated rampageous purposeless in uproar utterly confused harum-scarum in pandemonium unsorted not made lank slept-in unorderly convoluted muddly dilapidated neglected crude strewn strewed ravelled like a bomb's hit it irregular tarty untidied piled crowded in a clutter out of kilter misplaced displaced shuffled tossed coiled intertwisted enmeshed indiscriminate out-of-place snarled up unmade snafu top dingy slipshod interlaced raveled trapped all over the shop all over the lot all over the map unfastidious inside-out unhinged cockeyed upended upturned luxated downside-up felted natty intertwined kinky greasy

Adjective

Vigorously disturbed or agitated, especially by the elements
rough turbulent agitated disturbed flapping heaving restless troubled unsettled bumpy violent choppy jerky jouncy raging rolly storm-tossed herky-jerky tempestuous stormy blustery wild squally heavy inclement broken wavy ripply foaming boiling full of waves furious tumultuous convulsive angry explosive knock-down-and-drag-out seething hammer and tongs fierce rabid roily unstable blood-and-guts cataclysmic paroxysmal ferocious cataclysmal hot cyclonic disordered bang-bang volcanic weltering boisterous blustering storming roaring confused coarse moiling stormful tremulous thunderous unmanageable bitter windy rebellious swirling noisy destructive riotous howling stirred up intense gusty forceful strong harsh frenzied powerful volatile passionate fiery lively breezy rugged blowy raucous blistering severe hard dirty extreme frantic feverish heated vehement frenetic uncontrollable gusting savage thundery foul acute potent nasty almighty jarring unrestrained forcible chaotic impassioned threatening impetuous sharp cacophonous tough bleak gruff menacing filthy stridulent buffeting heavy-duty animated inharmonious uncontrolled hellacious flaming mad emotional delirious hysterical mighty in turmoil titanic stark rampant vicious powerhouse full of upheavals intemperate energetic vigorous hectic grating dynamic discordant fresh excited roiled dangerous torrid rowdy draughty roller-coaster windswept strenuous trying hazardous typhonic stiff raw unpredictable unmusical ungovernable blusterous spirited brutal grim unbridled onerous rough-and-tumble blowing airy bracing excessive burdensome concentrated overwhelming devastating excruciating drafty spasmodic dreadful intensive exquisite fearsome ghastly terrible frightful fearful distracted inflamed full of ups and downs maniacal aroused out of control weighty dominant commanding puissant exciting rainy wet risky exposed hoarse rasping husky dry ugly involuntary storm-wracked squallish rocky well-ventilated unpleasant disagreeable ardent rampageous intensified knockabout aggressive fervent ebullient bursting full of conflict fervid crushing bloodthirsty screeching piercing maddening blaring shrill acrimonious hotheaded headstrong at the boiling point annoying high vexatious irritating overpowering great touchy passional irascible resounding inordinate profound rampaging consuming full-blooded knock-down drag-out squawky strident squawking excitable ill-tempered temperamental bad-tempered immoderate unchecked deep unfettered uncurbed biting keen emphatic desperate agonizing urgent peppery painful enraged ruinous coercive gale force agonising outrageous full of force dissonant ear-piercing wuthering drastic tiring exacting brisk unmelodious active eventful arduous demanding challenging oppressive dark cruel laborious exhausting telling elemental punchy knockout hefty tremendous gutsy grievous testing unsparing taxing flustering madhouse tireless full bustling foreboding ominous murderous full on unruly wearing imperious busy action-packed perilous parlous precarious eruptive overwrought searing forbidding crazed berserk inhuman hardhanded inflammatory unsafe distraught neurotic raving unrestrainable punishing manic gloomy sombre murky malevolent sinister inauspicious baleful morbid somber unforgiving potentially violent fraught with danger high-risk unhinged deranged beside oneself maniac distrait swivel-eyed berko irrepressible worked up in a state carried away maddened driven to distraction incensed fuming crazy very upset unnerved possessed out of one's wits panic-stricken in a panic in a frenzy beside yourself overexcited nervous blazing in a fit hyper hysteric

Adjective

Experiencing pain
suffering miserable tormented distraught troubled afflicted sad upset anxious dejected depressed despondent disconsolate distressed hurt unhappy wretched agitated bitter bothered broken cheerless desolate devastated discomposed disconcerted disquieted doleful dolorous heartbroken heavyhearted inconsolable melancholy morose perturbed shaken sorrowful tortured traumatised traumatized unnerved vexed aflutter anguished bereaved concerned despairing discombobulated discountenanced down flustered grieved grieving harassed heartsick hurting irked mournful overwhelmed plagued rueful saddened uptight weeping wrecked agonised agonized bugged crushed dolesome gutted harrowed haunted mourning pained shook spooked woeful wounded aching antsy bemoaning bewailing jumpy persecuted sorrowing unglued wailing brokenhearted broken-hearted bummed out cut up grief-stricken shook up strung out all torn up angst-ridden in pain woebegone heavy with grief in a stew in a tizzy overcome with sorrow racked with pain racked with suffering sorry regretful dismal lamenting plaintive funeral lugubrious plangent lamentable deploring downcast crestfallen forlorn glum racked low downhearted blue melancholic bad gloomy droopy hangdog heartsore joyless low-spirited down in the mouth cast down down in the dumps stricken aggrieved remorseful mortified pining overcome tearful impaired cursed heavy bleeding painful in distress in anguish depressive sombre sullen solemn somber luckless strained discontented dull destroyed ailing ruthful out of sorts bowed down on a downer fed up dispirited disheartened choked heavy-hearted shattered disappointed chap-fallen discouraged in low spirits orphaned widowed bereft sick as a parrot deprived dispossessed in mourning moody pessimistic demoralized cheesed off demoralised brassed off teary in the dumps oppressed dragged lachrymose chapfallen grim hopeless weepy in the doldrums long-faced funereal depressing mirthless distressing in the pits down and out pitiful dreary spiritless defeatist abject tragic emotional wistful dismayed piteous in tears weighed down bleak down-hearted shot down morbid grumpy grievous saturnine sulky heart-rending pitiable tristful harrowing cast-down in despair displeased dour disgruntled desperate singing the blues as sick as a parrot sobbing crying weary black dolent crummy listless blubbering comfortless sick at heart snivelling in a blue funk sniveling surly subdued taken down pensive heartrending disillusioned deplorable dispiriting annoyed daunted mopey calamitous low in spirits suicidal dissatisfied ripped elegiac sunk in gloom dysphoric disturbed heartbreaking ticked off teed off browned off peed off whimpering sorry for yourself in grief in doldrums traumatic upsetting dark torn up lonely pathetic blubbing howling let down humourless distressful larmoyant sour agonizing close to tears on the verge of tears agonising saddening enervated humorless churlish sepulchral flat shamefaced tear-jerking regrettable crabbed sapped downbeat defeated disenchanted adust down-in-the-mouth mopish broody sick Eeyorish abashed discontent damp irritated cynical with a long face unconsolable resigned sheepish bummed-out frustrated sunk chagrined in sorrow very sad peeved piqued unsatisfied exasperated full of sorrow negative bawling troubling low-down in the toilet feel-bad crabby greeting down in dumps hacked off maudlin sick and tired triste at the end of your tether lacklustre dim deep languorous drab shadowy colorless tenebrous unexciting blah uninteresting uninspiring gray colourless boring monotonous dingy lackluster macabre grey languid with tears in your eyes lifeless humdrum awful disturbing disquieting worried unamused apathetic prostrated glowering scowling heart-sick lovesick sore burned contused undermined without energy depressant torn-up dirgeful grouchy brooding godforsaken dire dolorific afflictive afflicting angry cross lowered bowed threnodic dirge-like moping ugly off sluggish emo ill-humoured huffy fraught taken aback deflated prostrate with grief ill-humored have the blahs cringing browbeaten guilty cowed frantic affecting griefstricken affected nostalgic let-down not happy unable to be comforted unable to be consoled guilty-looking furtive down in mouth hapless discomfited feeling down full of gloom tragical unlucky unfortunate elegiacal uneasy miffed helpless lost no-win strabilious long-suffering beside oneself with grief in a state ashamed intimidated embarrassed uncomfortable sneaking forgotten homeless lonesome forsaken abandoned in a funk aghast beaten bored friendless destitute uncared-for blue funk tired worsted vanquished baulked objecting balked catastrophic cruel unpleasant disastrous feeble disappointing paltry mean at wits' end can't win cowering humiliated conscience-stricken looking as if one had lost a pound and found a penny jaded sensitive teary-eyed mawkish not a prayer in the soup wearied dragging solitary defenseless defenceless fruitless alone in a bad way languished blubbery moist watery wet having the blahs having blue devils blasé in floods of tears easily moved at end of one's rope satiated dashed atrabilious clouded dampened drooping sagging narked surfeited sated put out not best pleased up to here complaining disaffected wallowing fretful malcontent envious impatient querulous restless resentful malcontented picky griping kvetching grumbling ungratified self-indulgent self-pitying self-absorbed out of joint sick to death fed up to the teeth with a chip on your shoulder fed up to the back teeth

Antonym of ruffled

ruffled Idiom, Proverb

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