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Synonyms for aggravation

Synonyms for aggravation

Synonyms for aggravation

an exasperated feeling of annoyance

unfriendly behavior that causes anger or resentment

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


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There, indeed, was an aggravation to one illogical mind.
It was to be decided whether the result of my curiosity and lawless devices would cause the death of two of my fellow beings: one a smiling babe full of innocence and joy, the other far more dreadfully murdered, with every aggravation of infamy that could make the murder memorable in horror.
We know that the bitter drops, which even you have drained from the cup, are no incidental aggravations, no individual ills, but such as must mingle always and necessarily in the lot of every slave.
This situation continued a month, and with new aggravations and particular notes, the note above all, sharper and sharper, of the small ironic consciousness on the part of my pupils.
To hear that provoking precious little scream when the chair was hoisted on its poles, and to catch that transient but not-to-be-forgotten vision of the happy face within-- what torments and aggravations, and yet what delights were these
The Pocket Encyclopaedia Of Aggravation, by Laura Lee, (PS10, Octopus) is a guide to all the things that get our goat, from biscuit mush at the bottom of your cuppa and elbow wars on public transport to ludicrous T&Cs you blindly agree to each time you sign up for something online.
Pokemon-playing is a greater aggravation of Metro Manila traffic,' Salceda said.
Le deficit de la balance commerciale energetique a enregistre une amelioration pour atteindre, in decembre, 351MDT contre une aggravation du deficit volumique de 702Ktep, d'apres les statistiques devoilees par l'Observatoire National de L'Energie a Africanmanager.
She said he was fined for the conviction with the sexual orientation aggravation and that he was going through a "particularly traumatic time".
He blamed the recent aggravation of the situation in Ukraine on the government forces' shelling of towns.
In order to nurture medical care as a growth industry there is a need for restructuring today's gmedical industryh in the narrow sense which has historically focused on treatment and medication and transforming it into a ghealth/medical care industryh that focuses on health promotion prevention early diagnosis and preventing aggravation.
BAGHDAD / NINA / Head of the Islamic Supreme Council of Iraq Ammar al-Hakim, stressed on Monday that the policy of exclusion, marginalization and aggravation will not lead us but to collapse and fragmentation.
Aggravation du deficit de la balance alimentaire (Janvier- Fevrier)
L'encours de la dette exterieure publique marocaine a atteint 122,502 milliards DH (MMDH) a fin juin 2013 contre 116,872 MMDH a fin 2012, soit une aggravation de 4,81 pc, selon la Direction des etudes et des previsions financieres (DEPF), relevant du ministere marocain de l'Economie et des Finances.
It was hypothesized that greater father contributions to domestic labor would be associated with more paternal aggravation but less maternal aggravation.