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exacerbate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To increase the severity, assault, or bitterness of; aggravate: a speech that exacerbated racial tensions; much rainfall that exacerbated the flood issues.
    • To make much more violent or sour; to aggravate; to exasperate; to imbitter, as interests or illness.
    • to improve the severe nature, violence, or bitterness of; aggravate: a speech that exacerbated racial tensions; a heavy rain that exacerbated the flood problems.
    • To make more violent or sour; to irritate; to exasperate; to imbitter, as passions or infection.
  • verb:
    • To make even worse (pain, anger, etc.) even worse; aggravate.
    • To aggravate.
    • make worse
    • exasperate or irritate
    • to help make worse (pain, anger, etc.) worse; aggravate.
    • To aggravate.
    • make worse
    • exasperate or irritate
  • others:
    • To increase the bitterness or virulence of; make much more violent, as an ailment, or annoyed, aggressive, or cancerous emotions; aggravate; exasperate.
    • To increase the bitterness or virulence of; make much more violent, as a disease, or aggravated, aggressive, or malignant emotions; aggravate; exasperate.
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