Adjective "Aggravate" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Aggravate


    Definition:

    1. to make worse or more severe; intensify, as anything evil, disorderly, or troublesome: to aggravate a grievance; to aggravate an illness.

    2. to annoy; irritate; exasperate: His questions aggravate her.

    3. to cause to become irritated or inflamed: The child's constant scratching aggravated the rash.

    Examples:

    "people can be aggravate."