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ex·as·per·ate

 (ĭg-zăs′pə-rāt′)
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).]

ex·as′per·at′ed·ly adv.
ex·as′per·at′er n.
ex·as′per·at′ing·ly adv.
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Adv.1.exasperatingly - in an exasperating manner
Translations

exasperatingly

[ɪgˈzɑːspəreɪtɪŋlɪ] ADV the train was exasperatingly slowel tren era tan lento que me (or lo, etc) exasperaba
she's exasperatingly stupides tan estúpida que le saca a uno de quicio, es de una estupidez exasperante

exasperatingly

adv this train/student is exasperatingly slowes ist zum Verzweifeln, wie langsam dieser Zug fährt/dieser Student ist

exasperatingly

[ɪgˈzɑːspəˌreɪtɪŋlɪ] advin modo esasperante
References in classic literature ?
"Social evolution is exasperatingly slow, isn't it, sweetheart?"
Like Macaulay, he was exasperatingly blind and bigoted in regard to the things in which he had no personal interest, though the spheres of their respective enthusiasms and antipathies were altogether different.
Godfrey was delighted with that little flash, and would have liked to go on and make her quarrel with him; Nancy was so exasperatingly quiet and firm.
Trefusis, still in snuff color, entered; coat unbuttoned and attention unconstrained; exasperatingly unconscious of any occasion for ceremony.
During the three days which followed, our progress was exasperatingly slow.
'And when you went to that lawyer yonder in the Temple with that invented story,' said the stranger, in an exasperatingly comfortable sort of confidence, 'you might have had your strong suspicions of a friend of your own, you know.
In a nutshell, progress often seems exasperatingly slow.
It is so exasperatingly complex to figure out that logic behind production orders was to ensure that the government could not detain parliamentarians at key moments to ensure passage of legislation.
The 2004 New York Times review described The Shadow of the Wind as '"Gabriel Garcia Marquez meets Umberto Eco meets Jorge Luis Borges' for a sprawling magic show, exasperatingly tricky and mostly wonderful." The Catalan author's work, however, is far more complex, lush, and melodramatic than that description lets on.
The exasperatingly thin story (by Jim Millan) transpires on a single night, and can be summarized as 'man-child runs after girl who got away'-(musical) theater's nth spin on this formula.
Lacking credibility and sincerity, habitually and exasperatingly naive, Kumaratunga was clearly incapable of changing course.
Breathing treatments became alarmingly frequent and exasperatingly ineffective; albuterol failed to alleviate Calvin's asthmatic symptoms; antibiotics seemed to do little more than sap his energy.