Rather submit to anything than exasperate his enemies; so she rose, with an effort.
Erasmus wished to please the Pope and not exasperate Luther.
It would not subdue the savages; it would only exasperate them.
The effect of this dialogue on the listener was not to melt, but exasperate her.
Bendel would shrug his shoulders, grin, and exasperate his wife.
My wintry smile ...