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#1 the exasperation comes from the fact they tried to save the putz....
Posted by Jumbo Darling of the Swedes7049 2012-07-06 18:08||
#2 They meant exacerbated. But it's a common problem, even among native English speakers.
Hoist by my own petard. Just for funsies I looked up exacerbate, and got the following:
exacerbate [ɪgˈzæsəˌbeɪt ɪkˈsæs-]
1. to make (pain, disease, emotion, etc.) more intense; aggravate
2. to exasperate or irritate (a person)
[from Latin exacerbāre to irritate, from acerbus bitter]
And it's one of my favourite words, too.
Posted by trailing wife 2012-07-06 20:04||
#3 I kinda sorta liked pie-eyed myself. Inebriated is what he looked like most of the time.
Posted by Dale 2012-07-06 21:21||
#4 Who knows, a good Jewish doctor might have saved him.
Posted by Rambler in Virginia 2012-07-06 23:13||