Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. exasperatus, p. p. of exsasperare, to roughen, exasperate; ex, out (intens.) + asperare, to make rough, asper, rough. See Asperity
One night something unusual had exasperated them, and they attacked the hotel.
"Personal Recollections of Birmingham and Birmingham Men" by E. Edwards
The pace may have been great, but to us it seemed exasperatingly slow, and in the open truck the cold was piercing.
"The Danvers Jewels, and Sir Charles Danvers" by Mary Cholmondeley
Mrs. Danvers was bitterly exasperated.
"Sword and Gown" by George A. Lawrence
The lower house seemed to be as much exasperated against the earl of Nottingham as the lords were incensed at Russel.
"The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.II. From William and Mary to George II." by Tobias Smollett
Her secret ambitions were irritated almost to the point of nervous exasperation.
"The Way of Ambition" by Robert Hichens
The severe measures of Cato only exasperated the Spaniards.
"A Smaller History of Rome" by William Smith and Eugene Lawrence
I think one of the most exasperating circumstances of this house of bondage, is the exceeding flimsiness of its defenses.
"Border and Bastille" by George A. Lawrence
Frank, who had buried her face raptly in her armful of jonquils, looked up at him with gentle exasperation.
"Phantom Wires" by Arthur Stringer
Rutrem, exasperated, cursed the flower, and forbade it ever to enter his presence.
"The Mysteries of All Nations" by James Grant
This had always exasperated Helen.
"The Mask" by Arthur Hornblow
Him, many a deadly snake to feed,
Sansado would engage;
And more, by many a noxious weed,
Exasperate their rage.
"The Serpents" by William Hayley
Of old, 'twas life exasperate, huge and tense,
Swung savage at some stallion's mane--life, fleet.
With mighty lightnings flashing 'neath her feet,
Upreared immensely over space immense.
"The Rope-Maker" by Emile Verhaeren
There’s nothing so exasperates a true Australian youth,
Whatever be his rank in life, be he cultured or uncouth,
As the manner of a London swell. Now it chanced, the other day,
That one came out, consigned to me—a cousin, by the way.
"My Cousin From Pall Mall" by Arthur Patchett Martin
“Is there literary friendship ’twix the sexes? don’t you think?”
And they wink their idiotic and exasperating wink.
“Can’t we kiss a clever woman without wanting any more?”
And their clock-work nod is only more decided than before.
"The Sorrows of a Simple Bard" by Henry Lawson
O my fellow sufferers, we went out under the trees,
We were in especial bored with male stupidity.
We went forth gathering delicate thoughts,
Our ‘fantastikon’ delighted to serve us.
We were not exasperated with women,
for the female is ductile.
"The Condolence" by Ezra Pound
Someone needs to explain to me the exasperating system of disaster assistance so that my blood pressure does not hit the roof every time I see a symbol of the various agencies involved in the process.
Well, he is not half so exasperated as I am by his unbelievably inaccurate account of my argument.
I read Colleen Hroncich's letter ("This Election Has Me Fearing for the Future," Nov 9) with a mixture of amusement and exasperation.
"They exasperated each other," Mr Maraniss wrote.
In an indication of iPhone owners' exasperation with Apple 's maps, Google's new alternative was already the top-ranking free app in Apple 's iTunes store early Thursday morning.
It makes you just want to scream in exasperation.
Many parents of young children lament that their kids simply refuse to eat vegetables, and some have an unnatural fear of them that can exasperate any concerned mom or dad.
On Bourbon: Poured Irritation and exasperation at this show's entire premise: Engaged.
The Disney theme parks have always been expensive places, designed to suck as much money out of exasperated parents' wallets as possible.
High number of traffic fatalities exasperate police.
"The most important piece of the ceremony," an exasperated Peacock said when he found Monroy.
Criticism by Obama aides exasperates Va. Click for news, weather, entertainment, more.
Long lines were the most exasperating problem affecting early voters for this election.
With the Wizards getting routed at home by 20 points against Indiana, an exasperated Coach Randy Wittman called on Chris Singleton and Shaun Livingston .
When we remember the 1950s sitcom I Love Lucy , we usually think of all the hilarious jams that Lucy Ricardo (Lucille Ball) got herself into, and that exasperated look that her husband Ricky (Desi Arnaz) would get.
In addition, the introduction of e-mail into the mainstream further exasperated the copious amounts of text residing in computers (termed ‘electronic junk’ by Denning ).
A Connection-Centric Survey of Recommender Systems Research
Moreover, delay errors have been widely reported in implementations of broadband analogue correlators and simulations have shown that delay errors exasperate the effects of aliasing.
A spectral synthesis method to suppress aliasing and calibrate for delay errors in Fourier transform correlators
Sophie suspects some kind of trick, but is too exasperated to investigate and so launches the ball into the air.
Compression Rate Method for Empirical Science and Application to Computer Vision
With that, the grasshopper gave a big leap into the air, slightly exasperated by the folly so often displayed by his fellow insects.
Interplay between Network Topology and Dynamics in Neural Systems
We have tried to teach the same lesson in a different context in Ref. [18, 16] to the exasperation of many distinguished people.
Extended set of Majorana spinors, a new dispersion relation, and a preferred frame