Definition of Aggravation in English :

Define Aggravation in English

Aggravation meaning in English

Meaning of Aggravation in English

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Aggravation pronunciation in English

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see synonyms of aggravation


1. aggravation, exasperation

an exasperated feeling of annoyance

2. aggravation, irritation, provocation

unfriendly behavior that causes anger or resentment

3. aggravation, exacerbation

action that makes a problem or a disease (or its symptoms) worse

Example Sentences:
'the aggravation of her condition resulted from lack of care'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of aggravation
the act of aggravating, or making worse, or the condition of being aggravated
a thing or circumstance that aggravates, or makes worse
3.  Informal
exasperation; annoyance

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of aggravation
1. The act of aggravating or the state of being aggravated.
2. A source of continuing, increasing irritation or trouble.
3. Exasperation.

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