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  • v. Present participle of aggravate.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Making worse or more heinous.
  • adj. Exasperating; provoking; irritating.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Making worse or more heinous: as, aggravating circumstances. Provoking; annoying; exasperating: as, he is an aggravating fellow.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. making worse

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