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1. aggravation

noun. ['ˌægrəˈveɪʃən'] unfriendly behavior that causes anger or resentment.

Synonyms

  • aggression
  • irritation
  • aggro
  • twit
  • taunt
  • provocation
  • taunting

Antonyms

  • please
  • soothe
  • decrease

Etymology

  • aggravation (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

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Rhymes with Aggravation

  • deinstitutionalization
  • institutionalization
  • self-congratulation
  • antidiscrimination
  • telecommunication
  • nondiscrimination
  • misrepresentation
  • mischaracterization
  • internationalization
  • industrialization
  • decriminalization
  • transillumination
  • self-determination
  • renationalization
  • recapitalization
  • prestidigitation
  • misinterpretation
  • misidentification
  • miscommunication
  • experimentation
  • excommunication
  • disqualification
  • discontinuation
  • denationalization
  • decentralization
  • transplantation
  • singularization
  • self-perpetuation
  • securitization
  • reinterpretation

Sentences with aggravation


1. Noun, singular or mass
Excessive douching may also rid the body of the good bacteria that it needs and cause it aggravation.

Quotes about aggravation


1. The rejection that we all take and the sadness and the aggravation and the loss of jobs and all of the things that we live through in our lives, without a sense of humor, I don't know how people make it.
- Marlo Thomas

2. aggravation

noun. ['ˌægrəˈveɪʃən'] action that makes a problem or a disease (or its symptoms) worse.

Synonyms

  • exacerbation

Antonyms

  • normality
  • discouragement

Etymology

  • aggravation (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

3. aggravation

noun. ['ˌægrəˈveɪʃən'] an exasperated feeling of annoyance.

Synonyms

  • chafe
  • annoyance
  • exasperation

Etymology

  • aggravation (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
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