Example sentences for: aggravated

How can you use “aggravated” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Within a few years the wars with England resumed, aggravated by civil war at home as Edward Balliol (son of John) tried to take the Scottish throne with the help of the English king, Edward III.

  • And though I have never been seized by a desire to lead the armies of Satan in a final, bloody confrontation with the forces of God on the plain of Armageddon, I do suffer from aggravated dyspepsia, as well as chronic malaise, conditions that I'm sure afflict the Antichrist.

  • During the Eisenhower administration, Castro had begun moving deeper into the Soviet orbit out of fear of a U.S. invasion; Kennedy's failed Bay of Pigs invasion in 1961 aggravated Castro's anxieties and gave him a rallying cry for a pro-Soviet tilt.

  • The Prom Mom, who confessed to knowingly killing her child, pleaded guilty to aggravated manslaughter and as a result, could be out partying again in three years.

  • It means people who are poor and live in poor neighborhoods isolated from the mainstream world of work, where there are lots of single-mother households on welfare, few male breadwinners, and an adversary culture (typically aggravated by race differences).


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