exasperation noun

ADJ. sheer | mild

QUANT. hint

VERB + EXASPERATION feel | express, give vent to The organization has expressed its exasperation with the government. | control, hide, suppress

PREP. in ~ She rolled her eyes in sheer exasperation. | with ~ He snorted with exasperation. | ~ at the exasperation he felt at his failure | ~ with their exasperation with the government rules

PHRASES a groan/grunt/sigh of exasperation With a groan of exasperation, he picked up the luggage himself.