English translation of '加剧'
make ... worse
⇒ 谣言加剧了他们之间的矛盾。(Yáoyán jiājùle tāmen zhījiān de máodùn.)
The allegation made the tension between them worse.
⇒ 这项政策加剧了贫富差距。(Zhè xiàng zhèngcè jiājùle pínfù chājù.)
This policy exacerbates the gap between rich and poor.
'加剧' in Other Languages
British English: compound VERB
To compound a problem, difficulty, or mistake means to make it worse by adding to it.
Additional loss of life will only compound the tragedy.
British English: deepen VERB
If a situation or emotion deepens or if something deepens it, it becomes stronger and more intense.
If this is not stopped, the financial crisis will deepen.
British English: fuel VERB
To fuel a situation means to make it become worse or more intense.
The result will inevitably fuel speculation about the Prime Minister's future.
British English: heighten VERB
If something heightens a feeling or if the feeling heightens, the feeling increases in degree or intensity.
The move has heightened tension in the state.
Translation of 加剧 from the Collins Chinese to English
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