antagonize Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"antagonize" in British English

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antagonizeverb [T]

(UK usually antagonise) uk   us   /ænˈtæɡ.ə.naɪz/
to make someone ​dislike you or ​feelopposed to you: It's a very ​delicatesituation and I've no ​wish to antagonize him.
(Definition of antagonize from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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antagonizeverb [T]

 us   /ænˈtæɡ·əˌnɑɪz/
to ​anger someone enough to ​dislike and ​oppose you: The ​company doesn’t ​want to antagonize one of ​itsbiggestoilsuppliers.
(Definition of antagonize from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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