Aggravating - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈæɡrəˌvetɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word aggravating
Brit.  |ˈæɡrəveɪtɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word aggravating
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to aggravate

adjective

- making worse (syn: exacerbating, exasperating)

Examples

...there's nothing so aggravating as a blaring car alarm that no one is paying any attention to...

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