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tr.v. ex·as·per·at·ed, ex·as·per·at·ing, ex·as·per·ates
1. To make very angry or impatient; annoy greatly.
2. To increase the gravity or intensity of: "a scene ... that exasperates his rose fever and makes him sneeze" (Samuel Beckett).
[Latin exasperāre, exasperāt- : ex-, intensive pref.; see ex- + asperāre, to make rough (from asper, rough).]
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greatly irritated or annoyed; infuriated
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|Adj.||1.||exasperated - greatly annoyed; out of patience; "had an exasperated look on his face"; "felt exasperated beyond endurance"|
displeased - not pleased; experiencing or manifesting displeasure
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adjective irritated, cross, annoyed, infuriated, incensed, enraged, galled, pissed off (taboo slang), mad (informal), irate, riled (informal), up in arms, peeved (informal) She was clearly exasperated by the delay.
Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002
exasperated[ɪgˈzɑːspəreɪtɪd] ADJ → exasperado
to be exasperated at or with sth/sb → estar exasperado con algo/algn
we were exasperated with Joe/the situation → Joe/la situación nos tenía exasperados → estábamos exasperados con Joe/la situación
to become or get or grow exasperated → exasperarse
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
exasperated[ɪgˈzɑːspəreɪtɪd] adj (= angry) → exaspéré(e)
to be exasperated with sth, to be exasperated at sth → être exaspéré(e) par qch
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