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exasperation

noun [U] uk   /ɪɡˌzɑː.spəˈreɪ.ʃən/  us   /-ˈzæs.pə-/
the feeling of being annoyed, especially because you can do nothing to solve a problem: There is growing exasperation within the government at the failure of these policies to reduce unemployment. After ten hours of fruitless negotiations, he stormed out of the meeting in exasperation.
Translations of “exasperation”
in Chinese (Traditional) 惱怒,憤怒, 激怒…
in Russian раздражение…
in Turkish hiddet, öfke, kızgınlık…
in Chinese (Simplified) 恼怒,愤怒, 激怒…
in Polish irytacja, złość…
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