from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To stir to anger. See Synonyms at annoy.
- transitive v. To stir up (liquid); roil.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. to make angry
- v. to stir or move from a state of calm or order
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To render turbid or muddy; to stir up; to roil.
- transitive v. To stir up in feelings; to make angry; to vex.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- A dialectal variant of roil.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. make turbid by stirring up the sediments of
- v. cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations
Variant of roil.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From dialectical pronunciation of roil. (Wiktionary)