Exasperation vs Swivet - What's the difference?

exasperation | swivet |


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.

exasperation

English

Noun

(wikipedia exasperation)
  • The act of exasperating or the state of being exasperated; irritation; keen or bitter anger.
  • Increase of violence or malignity; aggravation; exacerbation.
  • swivet

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (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)
  • References

    * Webster's New International Dictionary 2nd Ed. 1949; Answers.com ;Your Dictionary.com