Portuguese translation of 'exacerbate'
1. (pain, illness) exacerbar
2. (figurative) agravar
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Everyone hereabouts knows the situation; we all avoid doing anything to exacerbate it.ALL ABOUT LOVE (2002)
The idea of our intelligence operation here is to make those situations safer, not to exacerbate them with thoughtlessness.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
At the time he had opposed such a move as likely to exacerbate matters.DARE CALL IT TREASON (2002)
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British English: exacerbate VERB
If something exacerbates a problem or bad situation, it makes it worse.
Lack of sleep in young adults might exacerbate skin problems.
Translation of exacerbate from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary