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exasperated
used in Lord of the Flies

2 uses
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Definition
greatly annoyed
  • Ralph pushed both hands through his hair and looked at the little boy in mixed amusement and exasperation.
    p. 36.8
exasperation = annoyance

(editor's note:  The suffix "-tion", converts a verb into a noun that denotes the action or result of the verb. Typically, there is a slight change in the ending of the root verb, as in action, education, and observation.)
  • The old exasperation saved him and gave him the energy to attack.
    p. 102.6

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