Meaning of “exasperate” in the English Dictionary

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exasperateverb [ T ]

us /ɪɡˈzæs·pəˌreɪt/

to cause anger or extreme annoyance in someone:

His assistant’s carelessness is exasperating him.

(Definition of “exasperate” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)