Thesaurus / exacerbation
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
Now the place has been set by the ears, and a tone of exacerbation prevails.
Exacerbation succeeded surprise; and that in turn gave way to a maddening thirst for sanguinary vengeance.
CARMEN ARIZACHARLES FRANCIS STOCKING
They had begun to comprehend this exacerbation of emotion—this paroxysmal rhapsody.
Dr. Kerr attributed this increase to exacerbation in the type, and epidemicity of the disease.
PRISONERS THEIR OWN WARDERSJ. F. A. MCNAIR
His death served still more to increase the exacerbation of the conquerors against the conquered.
HORSE-SHOE ROBINSONJOHN PENDLETON KENNEDY
There was a slight intermission of symptoms and then an exacerbation.
PSYCHOTHERAPYJAMES J. WALSH
Where the fever was sharp, it usually remitted during the day, having its exacerbation in the night.
A HISTORY OF EPIDEMICS IN BRITAIN, VOLUME II (OF 2)CHARLES CREIGHTON
The stock market crash of 1929 marked an extension and exacerbation of the grim farm conditions rather than a sudden decline.
FRYING PAN FARMELIZABETH BROWN PRYOR
The exacerbation occurred much more frequently just before than just after the period.
STUDIES IN THE PSYCHOLOGY OF SEX, VOLUME 4 (OF 6)HAVELOCK ELLIS
The fever during the attack is distinctly remittent, the evening exacerbation rarely exceeding 103 F.
WORDS RELATED TO EXACERBATION
- bad feeling
- ill feeling
- ill will
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