Aggravative
Aggravative Ag"gra*va*tive, a. Tending to aggravate. -- n. That which aggravates. [1913 Webster]

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  • aggravative — index cumulative (intensifying) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • aggravative — See aggravatingly. * * * …   Universalium

  • aggravative — 1. adjective Tending to aggravate. 2. noun That which aggravates …   Wiktionary

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  • aggravate — aggravative, adj. aggravator, n. /ag reuh vayt /, v.t., aggravated, aggravating. 1. to make worse or more severe; intensify, as anything evil, disorderly, or troublesome: to aggravate a grievance; to aggravate an illness. 2. to annoy; irritate;… …   Universalium

  • cumulative — cu·mu·la·tive / kyü myə lə tiv, ˌlā / adj 1: increasing by successive additions 2: tending to prove the same point cumulative testimony 3: following in time Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster …   Law dictionary

  • aggravating — Synonyms and related words: aggravative, annoying, bothering, bothersome, contentious, disturbing, exasperating, exasperative, galling, harassing, importunate, importune, irking, irksome, irritating, pesky, pestering, pestiferous, pestilent,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • annoying — Synonyms and related words: aggravating, aggravative, backbreaking, besetting, bothering, bothersome, burdensome, chafing, contentious, crushing, disquieting, distressful, distressing, disturbing, exasperating, exasperative, fretting, galling,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • contentious — Synonyms and related words: aggravating, aggravative, aggressive, annoying, antagonistic, argumental, argumentative, battling, bellicose, belligerent, bloodthirsty, bloody, bloody minded, cat and dog, cat and doggish, chauvinist, chauvinistic,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • exasperating — Synonyms and related words: aggravating, aggravative, annoying, bothering, bothersome, contentious, disturbing, exasperative, galling, harassing, importunate, importune, irking, irksome, irritating, pesky, pestering, pestiferous, pestilent,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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