an exasperated feeling of annoyance
unfriendly behavior that causes anger or resentment
action that makes a problem or a disease (or its symptoms) worse;
"the aggravation of her condition resulted from lack of care"
- The drug may cause an aggravation of the condition.
- The aggravation of the situation calls for government intervention.
- The new secretary left in aggravation when they mentioned her mistakes.
- She stirred in aggravation as she said this.
- I don't need all this aggravation at work.