verb (used with object), an·tag·o·nized, an·tag·o·niz·ing.
verb (used without object), an·tag·o·nized, an·tag·o·niz·ing.
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The friction of the interests and wills encompassing him evolved an atmosphere which he had no strength to antagonise.A Singer from the Sea|Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
Practical 199 considerations do not count with him when they antagonise his ideals.Paris and the Social Revolution|Alvan Francis Sanborn
But this little episode need not antagonise with the normal course of ordinary business.Miss Cayley's Adventures|Grant Allen
It might strike a wiser man in your situation that it would be worth while not to antagonise a friend who has come to serve you.Romance of Roman Villas|Elizabeth W. (Elizbeth Williams) Champney
But he was careful not to agitate and antagonise those whose coperation was necessary to success.The Great God Success|John Graham (David Graham Phillips)