Pronunciation of Aggravated
/ˈaɡɹɐvˌe͡ɪtɪd/, /ˈaɡɹɐvˌeɪtɪd/, /ˈa_ɡ_ɹ_ɐ_v_ˌeɪ_t_ɪ_d/
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Sense 1 (noun)
troubled, exasperated, upset, bothered, needled, discomposed, Baited, annoyed, Rankled, irked, Nagged, bedeviled, Envenomed, Badgered, harried, teased, vexed, aroused, inflamed, exacerbated, hassled, pestered, infuriated, perturbed, Antagonized, peeved, enraged, tormented.
Usage examples for aggravated:
- Again there was that disagreeable hint of something more behind her words, that aggravated Marcia almost beyond control. - "Marcia Schuyler", Grace Livingston Hill Lutz.
- We can well imagine how odious this horse- play was to the Puritans, aggravated by the fact that it was done to note a holy day. - "Customs and Fashions in Old New England", Alice Morse Earle.
- He has thus converted her into an impostor; yet, as her heart is pure and her moral principle naturally sound, she is ill at ease in this false position, and her mental distress has suddenly become aggravated, almost to the pitch of desperation, by the arrival of love. - "Shadows of the Stage", William Winter.