exasperate


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Such a circumstance could only exasperate farther, and, when he ceased, the colour rose into her cheeks, and she said:
The cries which the police officer repeated twenty times: "In the king's name," were powerless against this formidable multitude -- seemed, on the contrary, to exasperate it still more; when, at the shout, "In the name of the king," an officer ran up, and seeing the uniforms ill-treated, he sprang into the scuffle sword in hand, and brought unexpected help to the guards.
You must excuse me, indeed you must excuse me," cried Fanny, growing more and more red from excessive agitation, and looking distressfully at Edmund, who was kindly observing her; but unwilling to exasperate his brother by interference, gave her only an encouraging smile.
I did not answer; there was too much to exasperate in these prodigies of cunning which he could never trouble to tell me at the time.
Don't fuss round me like that, Evgenie Pavlovitch; you exasperate me
William felt in the mood for a short soliloquy of indignation, for Katharine had contrived to exasperate him in more ways than one.