exacerbate

The Correct spelling is: exacerbate

Common misspellings of the word exacerbate are:

How do you spell exacerbate?. It is not exerbate

  • tr.v., -bat·ed, -bat·ing, -bates.

    To increase the severity, violence, or bitterness of; aggravate: a speech that exacerbated racial tensions; a heavy rainfall that exacerbated the flood problems.

    [Latin exacerbāre, exacerbāt- : ex-, intensive pref.; see ex– + acerbāre, to make harsh (from acerbus, harsh).]

    exacerbation ex·ac'er·ba'tion n.


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