Definition of Aggravator
1. Noun. An unpleasant person who is annoying or exasperating.
Generic synonyms: Disagreeable Person, Unpleasant Person
Derivative terms: Aggravate
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Aggravator
Literary usage of Aggravator
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The New Sporting Magazine (1839)
"Ten subs,—Won in two heats by Mr. Simpson's bg aggravator, by Palmerin, aged (Owner), ... Humphrey, by Sandbeck, 4 yrs. old (Holmes), beating aggravator, ..."
2. Memini, Or Reminiscences of Irish Life by Maurice O'Connor Morris (1892)
"... the officer who had cooled somewhat as to " swords and pistols," the programme of few hours back, turned on his aggravator and rent him. ..."
3. Racing Calendar by Robert J. Hunter (1844)
"... aged - - 2 2 Mr Simpson's bg aggravator, aged - - 5 3 ... 6 yrs - - - 5 8 dr Mr Simpson's bg aggravator, aged (balf-bred) and ..."
4. Capital: A Critique of Political Economy by Karl Marx (1906)
"... Dr. Simun in his General Health Report says : "That cases are innumerable in which defective diet is the cause or the aggravator of disease, ..."
5. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1839)
"Thus both are attendant on the morbid state of this portion of the passage, so well described by Mr. Abernethy. " The second cause, or rather aggravator of ..."