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exasperate, exacerbate, aggravate, worsen
v. make worse; "This drug aggravates the pain"
aggravate, exasperate, exacerbate
v. exasperate or irritate
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exasperate, exacerbate, aggravate, worsen
v. make worse; "This drug aggravates the pain"
intensify
v. make the chemically affected part of (a negative) denser or more opaque in order produce a stronger contrast between light and dark
rise, heighten
v. become more extreme; "The tension heightened"
provoke, raise, fire, evoke, kindle, enkindle, elicit, arouse
v. call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses); "arouse pity"; "raise a smile"; "evoke sympathy"
fire up, stir up, heat, ignite, wake, inflame
v. arouse or excite feelings and passions; "The ostentatious way of living of the rich ignites the hatred of the poor"; "The refugees' fate stirred up compassion around the world"; "Wake old feelings of hatred"
trouble, upset, disturb
v. move deeply; "This book upset me"; "A troubling thought"
acerbate, envenom, embitter
v. cause to be bitter or resentful; "These injustices embittered her even more"
grate
v. furnish with a grate; "a grated fireplace"
incense, exasperate, infuriate
v. make furious
incense, exasperate, infuriate
v. make furious
vex
v. subject to prolonged examination, discussion, or deliberation; "vex the subject of the death penalty"
chivvy, chivy, beset, harass, provoke, harry, plague, hassle, molest, chevy
v. annoy continually or chronically; "He is known to harry his staff when he is overworked"; "This man harasses his female co-workers"
distress
v. cause mental pain to; "The news of her child's illness distressed the mother"
excruciate, rack, torture, torment
v. torment emotionally or mentally
aggravate, exasperate, exacerbate
v. exasperate or irritate
fret, gall, chafe
v. become or make sore by or as if by rubbing
acetify, acidulate, acidify, sour
v. make sour or more sour
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soothe
v. cause to feel better; "the medicine soothes the pain of the inflammation"
assuage, palliate, alleviate, relieve
v. provide physical relief, as from pain; "This pill will relieve your headaches"
help
v. improve; change for the better; "New slipcovers will help the old living room furniture"
ease, comfort
v. lessen pain or discomfort; alleviate; "ease the pain in your legs"
meliorate, ameliorate, amend, improve, better
v. to make better; "The editor improved the manuscript with his changes"
minify, lessen, decrease
v. make smaller; "He decreased his staff"
down, fine-tune, refine, polish
v. improve or perfect by pruning or polishing; "refine one's style of writing"
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