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Adjective: galling  go-ling
  1. Causing irritation or annoyance
    "found it galling to have to ask permission";
    - annoying, bothersome, irritating, nettlesome, pesky [informal], pestering, pestiferous, plaguy, plaguey, teasing, vexatious, vexing, irksome, niggly, dratted [informal]
Verb: gall  gol
  1. Become or make sore by or as if by rubbing
    - chafe, fret
  2. Irritate or vex
    "It galls me that we lost the suit";
    - irk

See also: disagreeable

Type of: anger, irritate

Encyclopedia: Galling

Gall, Mark