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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Action that makes a problem or a disease (or its symptoms) worse; Violent and bitter exasperation.

Usage examples (36)
  • His foolishness was followed by an exacerbation of their quarrel
  • To Xavier's mind, Lippy's hat was the final exacerbation.
  • B, occupation of countries and exacerbation of hostilities.
  • The result is an exacerbation of wealth and income inequality. for more
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