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 for Exsasperated
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Exasperate \Ex*as"per*ate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Exsasperated;
     p. pr. & vb. n. Exasperating.]
     1. To irritate in a high degree; to provoke; to enrage; to
        excite or to inflame the anger of; as, to exasperate a
        person or his feelings.
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              To exsasperate them against the king of France.
                                                    --Addison.
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     2. To make grievous, or more grievous or malignant; to
        aggravate; to imbitter; as, to exasperate enmity.
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              To exasperate the ways of death.      --Sir T.
                                                    Browne.
  
     Syn: To irritate; provoke. See Irritate.
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