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 for Piqued
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Pique \Pique\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Piqued; p. pr. & vb. n.
     Piquing.] [F. piquer. See Pike.]
     1. To wound the pride of; to sting; to nettle; to irritate;
        to fret; to offend; to excite to anger.
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              Pique her, and soothe in turn.        --Byron.
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     2. To excite to action by causing resentment or jealousy; to
        stimulate; to prick; as, to pique ambition, or curiosity.
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     3. To pride or value; -- used reflexively.
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              Men . . . pique themselves upon their skill.
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     Syn: To offend; displease; irritate; provoke; fret; nettle;
          sting; goad; stimulate.
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From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  40 Moby Thesaurus words for "piqued":
     aggravated, angry, annoyed, attracted, bothered, browned-off,
     bugged, burnt-up, cathectic, chafed, concerned, curious, disturbed,
     enthusiastic, exasperated, excited, fascinated, galled, griped,
     huffy, interested, irked, irritated, keen on, miffed, nettled,
     passionate, peeved, provoked, put-out, resentful, riled, roiled,
     ruffled, tantalized, tickled, titillated, troubled, turned-on,

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