As nouns the difference between exasperation and swivet
is that exasperation
is exasperation, an exasperated feeling of annoyance, aggravation while swivet
is (also swivvet) a state or condition of haste, flutter; extreme discomposure or distress; irritation, exasperation, annoyance.
The act of exasperating or the state of being exasperated; irritation; keen or bitter anger.
Increase of violence or malignity; aggravation; exacerbation.
(Also swivvet) A state or condition of haste, flutter; extreme discomposure or distress; irritation, exasperation, annoyance.
* "Theo wasn't perfect either - buried son, divorced a wife, never learned to drive, plagued by swivets." ("The Nerve" by Lee Henderson appearing in The Walrus July/August 2009)
* Webster's New International Dictionary 2nd Ed. 1949; Answers.com ;Your Dictionary.com