What is the opposite of dulcify?

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Opposite of to sweeten the taste of
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To give pain, affliction, or vexation to
“As it is, literally having to watch paint dry starts to sorely try the patience.”
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To cause pain or anguish to
“I hope it happens soon because the suspense will kill me otherwise.”
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(colloquial, archaic) To cause to become angry
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To engage in a war or battle
“We can expect the insurgents to fight to the death.”
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To cause to be anxious or worried
“Do not concern yourself with this matter as it is not as grave as you perceive it to be.”
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(rise to) To react with annoyance or anger
“He had neither the time nor the inclination to rise to the provocations from his detractors.”
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