1. [ noun ] a feeling of deep and bitter anger and ill-will
Synonyms: bitterness resentment rancor rancour
Related terms: hostility grudge envy sulkiness heartburning
2. [ noun ] (botany,zoology) abnormal swelling of plant tissue caused by insects or microorganisms or injury
Related terms: plant_tissue oak_apple
3. [ noun ] (medicine) a skin sore caused by chafing
Related terms: sore saddle_sore chafe
4. [ noun ] (medicine) an open sore on the back of a horse caused by ill-fitting or badly adjusted saddle
Synonyms: saddle_sore
Related terms: animal_disease chafe
5. [ verb ] irritate or vex
Synonyms: irk

"It galls me that we lost the suit"

Related terms: anger resentment
6. [ verb ] become or make sore by or as if by rubbing
Synonyms: chafe fret
Related terms: irritate fret chafe
7. [ noun ] (biology,anatomy) a digestive juice secreted by the liver and stored in the gallbladder; aids in the digestion of fats
Synonyms: bile
Related terms: digestive_juice
8. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 4938
9. [ noun ] the trait of being rude and impertinent; inclined to take liberties
Synonyms: insolence impertinence impudence cheekiness freshness crust
Related terms: discourtesy chutzpa
Similar spelling:   Galli