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aggravate
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The Count of Monte Cristo
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  • But the mind of the procureur was made up; he felt assured that Benedetto was guilty, and he hoped by his skill in conducting this aggravated case to flatter his self-love, which was about the only vulnerable point left in his frozen heart.
  • "Indeed I am," replied the young magistrate with a smile; "and in the interesting trial that young lady is anxious to witness, the case would only be still more aggravated.

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as in: he aggravates me Define
annoy or irritate
as in: aggravated his illness Define
make worse
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