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aggravate
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David Copperfield
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aggravate
Used in
David Copperfield
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  • They shall be aggravated.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • That cruel man with the wooden leg aggravated my sufferings.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • 'How can you be so aggravating,' said my mother, shedding more tears than before, 'as to talk in such an unjust manner!  (not reviewed by editor)

  • 'Perhaps she thinks so, too; it's not her fault,' said I. 'I suppose not,' returned my aunt, rather grudging the admission; 'but it's very aggravating.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • We had a merry game, not made the less merry by the Doctor's mistakes, of which he committed an innumerable quantity, in spite of the watchfulness of the butterflies, and to their great aggravation.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • It was an aggravating circumstance in the case that he had no idea of this, but conceived that he was making me amends in every new discovery: not to say, heaping obligations on my head.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: he aggravates me
as in: aggravated his illness
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