Examples of exasperation in a Sentence
They had all experienced the exasperation and frustration of holiday shopping.
add people who use cell phones inconsiderately to the list of daily exasperations
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As the young women told their stories, some state lawmakers shook their heads in disbelief, dabbed their own tears and expressed exasperation at the way the students were treated.
That exasperation found voice this year in a report from a task force investigating the serious injury of a fire captain who fell through a garage roof in Fresno, Calif.
But given the league’s previous exasperation at our city’s arena process, Bettman can hardly be blamed for eyeing that renovation timeline a little more warily ahead of any expansion team being granted.
The final 25 minutes of the game, which included multiple missed shots on goal by Brazil, had the clubhouse erupting in exasperation.
There are portraits of her famous poses (wielding a small knife, rubbing her temples in exasperation) in oil paint, in pop-art style, in collage.
At the end of a downcast Brexit panel at the U.K. Ports Conference, one audience member asked, with some slight exasperation, what the upsides to Brexit might be and what systems might be built to support it.
And on a political level, this particular Freedom Day stirs up a volatile mixture of pride and debasement, hope and exasperation for black South Africans indentured on the farm.
James, with a look of exasperation for the ages, seemed to be pointing in the direction of the basket as the incident played out.
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Definition of exasperation for English Language Learners
: the state of being very annoyed or upset
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