aroused to impatience or anger;
"made an irritated gesture"
"feeling nettled from the constant teasing"
"peeved about being left out"
"felt really pissed at her snootiness"
"riled no end by his lies"
"roiled by the delay"
- Her insult stung him into making a rude reply.
- Their taunts stung him to action/into fighting.
- His knee stung from the graze.
- Her ingratitude stung him.
- sting 刺痛