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Definition of exasperation noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

exasperation

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ɪɡˌzæspəˈreɪʃn//
 
, also BrE//ɪɡˌzɑːspəˈreɪʃn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪɡˌzæspəˈreɪʃn//
 
[uncountable]
 
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the feeling of being extremely annoyed, especially because you cannot do anything to improve a situation He shook his head in exasperation. a groan/look/sigh of exasperation