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synonyms for exacerbated

  • aggravate
  • annoy
  • heighten
  • inflame
  • intensify
  • irritate
  • provoke
  • worsen
  • embitter
  • enrage
  • envenom
  • exasperate
  • excite
  • increase
  • madden
  • vex
  • add insult to injury
  • egg on
  • fan the flames
  • feed the fire
  • go from bad to worse
  • heat up
  • hit on
  • push one's button
  • rattle one's cage
  • rub salt in a wound
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antonyms for exacerbated

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  • aid
  • alleviate
  • appease
  • calm
  • delight
  • help
  • improve
  • make happy
  • please
  • soothe
  • comfort
  • compose
  • pacify
  • placate
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How to use exacerbated in a sentence

“The economic effects of the covid-19 pandemic have further exacerbated conditions for these workers, increasing the importance of federal and state safety net programs to help them meet their basic needs,” the GAO said.
WALMART AND MCDONALD’S HAVE THE MOST WORKERS ON FOOD STAMPS AND MEDICAID, NEW STUDY SHOWSELI ROSENBERGNOVEMBER 18, 2020WASHINGTON POST
That commentary exacerbates the nation’s already existing political polarization.
PARLER IS A HAVEN FOR EXTREMISTS, ANTI-HATE GROUP SAYSDANIELLE ABRILNOVEMBER 14, 2020FORTUNE
Nonresponse bias makes it harder for survey researchers to get accurate data, and when researchers—or pollsters—fail, the trust in the process dwindles, exacerbating levels of nonresponse.
IN DEFENSE OF POLLSTERSJAKEMETHNOVEMBER 13, 2020FORTUNE
Of course, 2020 also exacerbated the ongoing crisis in local news as the economy slowdown led to advertising shortfalls.
THE FIX’S 2020 LIST OF OUTSTANDING POLITICS REPORTERS TO FOLLOW IN EVERY STATENATALIE JENNINGSNOVEMBER 12, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The pandemic has exacerbated existing delays in finding veterans in need, filing their paperwork and waiting for decisions.
EIGHT REASONS COVID-19 HAS HIT VETERANS PARTICULARLY HARDBY JAMIE ROWEN/THE CONVERSATIONNOVEMBER 11, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Reevaluate how you approach and consume mediaMost people were already spending too much time glued to the news or social media, a habit only exacerbated by the dramatic election season.
HOW TO DETOX FROM ELECTION ANXIETY, ACCORDING TO MENTAL HEALTH EXPERTSALLYSON CHIUNOVEMBER 9, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Covid-19 has exacerbated this quite a bit and I'm really struggling.
CAROLYN HAX: THE PARENT WHO HAS TO BE THE ‘BAD COP’ IS FEELING BLUECAROLYN HAXNOVEMBER 8, 2020WASHINGTON POST
We still have an underlying opioid epidemic that has been exacerbated by the covid outbreak.
JOHNSON & JOHNSON, THREE OTHER COMPANIES CLOSE IN ON $26 BILLION DEAL ON OPIOID LITIGATIONJOEL ACHENBACH, CHRISTOPHER ROWLAND, KATIE ZEZIMA, AARON DAVISNOVEMBER 6, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Economists warn that the country is headed for a devastating winter, one that could be exacerbated by political gridlock in the wake of this week’s election.
FED CHIEF SAYS PACE OF ECONOMIC RECOVERY IS MODERATING WHILE PANDEMIC THREAT LOOMS LARGERACHEL SIEGELNOVEMBER 5, 2020WASHINGTON POST
More than 50 percent of respondents cited environmental concerns like wildfires, pollution and climate change as very or extremely serious problems, but they all related to and are exacerbated by a lack of public transit.
SAN DIEGANS ARE WORRIED, BUT THEY HAVE NOT LOST TRUSTSCOTT LEWIS AND KARA GRANTNOVEMBER 3, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
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WORDS RELATED TO EXACERBATED

  • affronted
  • annoyed
  • antagonized
  • bitter
  • chafed
  • choleric
  • convulsed
  • cross
  • displeased
  • enraged
  • exacerbated
  • exasperated
  • ferocious
  • fierce
  • fiery
  • fuming
  • furious
  • galled
  • hateful
  • heated
  • hot
  • huffy
  • ill-tempered
  • impassioned
  • incensed
  • indignant
  • inflamed
  • infuriated
  • irascible
  • irate
  • ireful
  • irritable
  • irritated
  • nettled
  • offended
  • outraged
  • piqued
  • provoked
  • raging
  • resentful
  • riled
  • sore
  • splenetic
  • storming
  • sulky
  • sullen
  • tumultous/tumultuous
  • turbulent
  • uptight
  • vexed
  • wrathful
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