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exasperated

[ ig-zas-puh-rey-tid ]
/ ɪgˈzæs pəˌreɪ tɪd /
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adjective

feeling or expressing extreme annoyance or irritation:In the final moments of a wild debate, the exasperated moderator tried to regain control of the conversation.

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Origin of exasperated

OTHER WORDS FROM exasperated

ex·as·per·at·ed·ly, adverbun·ex·as·per·at·ed, adjective
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