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Examples of Aggravating

Sentence with the adjective Aggravating

1 example:

Experts at McGill University in Canada warn that the prevalence of antenatal depression in fathers increases their risk of postnatal depression, with the inevitable lack of sleep aggravating things.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Sentence with the relative superlative degree of the adjective Aggravating

1 example:

One of the most aggravating things about technology is that, too often, there’s no one right answer.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Sentences with the verb Aggravating

4 examples:

Their droppings on outdoor furniture cushions are aggravating and time-consuming to clean up.
(Forbes - Business, )

The two forces are aggravating a pre-existing situation of too many buyers and renters chasing too few housing units.
(The Vancouver Sun - Business, )

Climate change is aggravating asthma and causing deadly heat and floods, the White House said in a report promoting new limits on carbon pollution.
(NBC News Health, )

This year is the seventh warmest since records began in 1850. Meanwhile, rising sea levels caused by climate change are aggravating the impact of storms such as Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) said today.
(CBC News - Technology & Science, )

Other sentences

55 examples:

Nothing is so aggravating as calmness.
(Oscar Wilde)

Nothing is so aggravating than calmness.
(Oscar Wilde)

There is nothing so aggravating as a fresh boy who is too old to ignore and too young to kick.
(Kin Hubbard)

Dual Oaks winner Snow Fairy has been retired after aggravating an old tendon injury during a workout.
(BBC Sport, )

Buick updated its Regal for 2014 and created a sexy, sweet, smooth car that's remarkably aggravating.
(USA Today - Money, )

These aggravating bites can also be conduits for hitchhiking pathogens to worm their way into our bodies.
(Science Daily - News, )

Apple's stubbornness has a tendency to be aggravating in the near-term but downright prophetic in the long-term.
(CNN - World Business, )

Stepped-up flights by Russian fighters, long-range bombers and tanker aircraft are aggravating security concerns.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Most consumers have experienced online ads so garish, loud, or aggravating that they can’t possibly be ignored.
(Science Daily - News, )

Welsh cycling medal hopeful Becky James will miss the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow after aggravating a knee injury.
(BBC Sport, )

Alejandro Martinuccio's years of aggravating injuries have given him something to be grateful for today — his life.
(Wendy-Ann Clarke in CBC Sports, )

Real Madrid's Gareth Bale will miss the Champions League match against FC Copenhagen after aggravating a thigh injury.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

US President Barack Obama signs an order authorising sanctions against anyone aggravating the conflict in South Sudan.
(BBC News - World News, )

Champion jockey AP McCoy is to sit out at least the next two weeks after aggravating an injury he suffered last month.
(BBC Sport, )

Jobe Watson needs surgery that will end his AFL season after aggravating a shoulder injury in Sunday's 110-point loss.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

'Sylvio,' a comic character study of an anthropomorphic gorilla, monkeys around in ways both pleasurable and aggravating.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard has been ordered to take no risks in pre-season after aggravating a sore achilles tendon.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Urban forest is a particularly potent filter for airborne particulates, which is an aggravating factor in lung disease and asthma.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

All the talk about limiting the innings of his young starters has become fairly aggravating for New York Mets manager Terry Collins.
(Fox News - Sports, )

Tigers star Miguel Cabrera, the AL MVP, exits early for second straight game after aggravating injury he initially suffered Thursday.
(Los Angeles Times - Baseball, )

Sportsmail revealed on Monday how the England striker will be spending an extended spell on the sidelines after aggravating a heel injury.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

The jury found that prosecutors in the Aurora movie massacre trial had proved aggravating factors, and will now consider mitigating aspects.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

NEIL ASHTON: Arsene Wenger has warned Aaron Ramsey that he runs the risk of aggravating his thigh injury in his new career as a catwalk model.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Jonathan Walters is a major doubt for the Republic of Ireland's key Euro 2016 showdown with Belgium on Saturday after aggravating his achilles injury.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Getting an Apple device fixed should be a bit less aggravating now that Apple Genius Bar is taking a triage approach in scheduling support appointments.
(Tech Times - Biz Tech, )

Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas will miss the remainder of the playoffs after aggravating a hip injury during Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals.
(UPI - Sports News, )

New Zealand fly-half Dan Carter may miss the southern hemisphere Rugby Championship after aggravating an old calf injury in a blow for the All Blacks’ title defence.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

In a study published, the researchers show that a molecular switch in the nerves responsible for detecting pain can 'short-circuit', thus aggravating the onset of pain.
(Science Daily - News, )

Santi Cazorla took a kick to his right ankle during the Champions League clash against Ludogorets on October 19, aggravating a existing Achilles problem in the process.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

It calls for a baseline suspension of six games without pay for violations involving assault, with consideration given to possible mitigating or aggravating circumstances.
(The New York Times - Pro-Football, )

Theodore Corwin, a plastic surgeon in Thousand Oaks for the last 30 years, has had run-ins with insurers before, but never one so aggravating — and pointless — as this.
(David Lazarus in Los Angeles Times - Business, )

With in-game social hubs, custom guilds, and plenty of upgradable gear, golf simulator Winning Putt turns the world's most elegant/aggravating sport into a full-fledged MMO.
(CNET News, )

The House approved legislation Thursday that makes killing a state or local police officer an aggravating factor that juries and judges would consider in death penalty cases.
(Fox News - Politics, )

India's industrial output expanded at a much weaker pace than expected in August, aggravating worries for authorities struggling to reverse a slowdown in the South Asian economy.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

The Dodgers are faced with a similar task but may have to play without star shortstop Hanley Ramirez, who exited in the seventh inning after apparently aggravating his broken rib.
(Fox News - Sports, )

Swedish learner drivers undergoing a compulsory theory course are invited to discuss if it is 'an aggravating or mitigating circumstance' is a woman is drunk during sexual assault.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Given the importance of learning how to network effectively, I thought I’d offer 10 suggestions for how to do so without aggravating the individual with whom you are asking a favor.
(Forbes - Business, )

Travellers most aggravating behaviours in transit include misplacing passports, coughing over everyone and rushing to the gate to get the perfect seat, according to a UK-based survey.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

Younger generations will opt to leave the country rather than move into polluted cities, depressing demand for real estate, and aggravating the problem of excess capacity in the sector.
(Forbes - Business, )

Whether they're bickering or getting along too well (and loudly), American travellers have revealed the 10 most aggravating behaviours by fellow hotel guests in an Expedia study (file image).
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

Exorbitant land costs and offshore buyers may be aggravating the affordability challenges faced by property buyers in Vancouver, but there's another cost contributor that tends to be overlooked.
(The Vancouver Sun - Business, )

While most studies have focused on bacteria, the dominant microbial inhabitants in the gut, scientists used mouse studies to show the role of yeast in aggravating the symptoms of inflammatory bowel disease.
(Science Daily - News, )

China’s central bank announced it will free up funds for banks that boost lending to small businesses, in a targeted measure to balance support for the economy without aggravating already high corporate debt.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

Pope Francis on Friday condemned the craving for material gains and power, telling an annual gathering of world leaders at the United Nations that greed is destroying the Earth's resources and aggravating poverty.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Australia’s Parliament voted against plans for a national vote to legalize same-sex marriage, defeated by an alliance that supports marriage equality but that worried about aggravating a rancorous societal divide.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

Anthony Morrow took advantage of extended minutes and to score 16 points for Oklahoma City, which won going away despite Kevin Durant shooting just 4-for-14 and leaving the game in the fourth quarter after aggravating a foot injury.
(Fox News - Sports, )

Heat trapped by dark-coloured roads and buildings will more than double cities' costs for tackling global warming this century by driving up energy demand to keep citizens cool and by aggravating pollution, scientists said on Monday.
(Reuters in CBC News - Technology & Science, )

Former President Barack Obama on Wednesday called repeated Republican efforts to repeal his signature health care law "aggravating" as he urged people not to be discouraged by unsteady progress as they work on pressing global issues.
(The Denver Post - Business, )

US Secretary of State John Kerry, at a meeting with Southeast Asian nations this weekend, will press for a voluntary freeze on actions aggravating territorial disputes in the South China Sea, in spite of Beijing's rejection of the idea.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Jose Bautista added an RBI and two runs scored and Jose Reyes, who'd been on the disabled list since aggravating a left hamstring injury on Opening Day, also knocked in a run for the Jays, who had lost two straight before claiming Friday's series opener.
(Fox News - Sports, )

Whether their $97-online program will actually beat back the most aggravating symptoms of menopause — including overheating and sleep disturbances — is up for debate, but the effervescent fitness instructor and nutritionist are standing by their baby.
(The Vancouver Sun - Life, )

The thorny dispute over Iraqi Kurdistan's oil riches is likely to heat up in the weeks ahead, aggravating tensions in a flashpoint region at a time when al-Qaida bombers are wreaking havoc across the country spurred by the civil war raging in next-door Syria.
(UPI - Energy Resources, )

Our findings demonstrate that artificial light at night is a threat to pollination and that the negative effects of artificial light at night on nocturnal pollination are predicted to propagate to the diurnal community, thereby aggravating the decline of the diurnal community.
(Nature, )

The transfer of faecal samples from HFD-fed mice with intestinal tumours to healthy adult K-rasG12Dint mice was sufficient to transmit disease in the absence of an HFD. Furthermore, treatment with antibiotics completely blocked HFD-induced tumour progression, suggesting that distinct shifts in the microbiota have a pivotal role in aggravating disease.
(Nature, )

By virtue of the aggravating competition, it’s my estimation that a TuneLaunch commercial will stick out against the din of car insurance plugs and campaign advertising—for a TuneLaunch spot features something mainstream radio supposedly champions (unadorned music, front and center) and something it palpably doesn’t (independent music you haven’t heard before).
(Forbes - Technology, )

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