meaning of aggravating

aggravating meaning in General Dictionary

Making worse or more heinous as aggravating conditions

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  • making worse
  • of Aggravate
  • Making worse or maybe more heinous; because, aggravating situations.
  • Exasperating; provoking; irritating.

aggravating meaning in General Dictionary

(p. pr. & vb. n.) of Aggravate

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  • (a.) Making worse or higher heinous; because, aggravating circumstances.
  • (a.) Exasperating; provoking; irritating.

Sentence Examples with the word aggravating

Austria had persistently adopted a policy of pin-pricks and aggravating police provocation towards the Italians of the Adriatic Littoral and of the Trentino, while encouraging the Slavonic element in the former and the Germans in the latter.

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