[ UK /ˈæɡɹɐvˌe‍ɪtɪd/ ]
[ US /ˈæɡɹəˌveɪtɪd/ ]
  1. made more severe or intense especially in law
    aggravated assault
  2. incited, especially deliberately, to anger
    the provoked animal attacked the child
    aggravated by passive resistance
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How To Use aggravated In A Sentence

  • Moreover, such a requirement would discourage prosecutions for the aggravated offence and would exclude private prosecutions.
  • Once you get the finished product, watching your co-worker unwrap everything while being very aggravated is very much worth the time spent. 5 Harmless Office Pranks | myFiveBest
  • These structural changes were aggravated by the expulsion of large peasant masses, which increased poverty and unemployment in big cities.
  • The presence of these foreign substances in the eye, in connection with the salt spray and irritating atmosphere, greatly aggravated the ophthalmia, and resolved it into a chronic affection, which ultimately resulted in entropium. The Dog
  • The recent tourism season aggravated the problem because of the huge influx of people and increased water usage.
  • Over the years I have become more and more aggravated by the way Americans butcher the English language, by the way members of the media misuse terms, by the charlatanical ways in which corrupt persons in power desecrate noble words such as "democracy" which, coming from their mouths, is the equivalent of the word "love" emanating from the mouth of a whore. Award Winning author, journalist and humorist, Burton H. Wolfe is Interviewed
  • He pleaded guilty to three robberies, kidnap and one offence of aggravated burglary.
  • Meantime, the federal budget deficit remains untamed and likely to be aggravated by this disaster.
  • Nine people were charged with burglary, three with robbery and two with aggravated assault on a police officer.
  • We are extending that provision to the aggravated events that follow the taking away.
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