how to pronounce exasperation


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exasperation is pronounced in five syllables

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An example use of exasperation in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… the dragon's exasperation is becoming …”

meanings of exasperation


  1. Increase of violence or malignity; aggravation; exacerbation.
  2. The act of exasperating or the state of being exasperated; irritation; keen or bitter anger.

exasperation frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word exasperation occurs in english on average 3.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics exasperation can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that exasperation can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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