Frustrated

  • 1 frustrated — index disappointed Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 frustrated — disappointed, 1640s, pp. adj. from FRUSTRATE (Cf. frustrate) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 3 frustrated — [adj] disappointed, thwarted balked*, crabbed*, cramped, crimped, defeated, discontented, discouraged, disheartened, embittered, foiled, fouled up*, hung up on*, irked, resentful, stonewalled*, stymied*, through the mill*, ungratified, unsated,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 4 frustrated — adj. VERBS ▪ appear, be, feel, look, seem, sound ▪ become, get, grow ▪ …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 5 frustrated — frus|trat|ed [ frʌ,streıtəd ] adjective * 1. ) feeling annoyed and impatient because you are prevented from achieving something: Frustrated passengers have started to use other forms of transportation. frustrated with: Parents are increasingly… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 6 frustrated */ — UK [frʌˈstreɪtɪd] / US [ˈfrʌˌstreɪtəd] adjective 1) a) feeling annoyed and impatient because you are prevented from achieving something Frustrated passengers have started to use other forms of transport. frustrated with: Parents are increasingly… …

    English dictionary

  • 7 frustrated — frus|trat|ed [frʌˈstreıtıd US ˈfrʌstreıtıd] adj 1.) feeling annoyed, upset, and impatient, because you cannot control or change a situation, or achieve something ▪ He gets frustrated when people don t understand what he s trying to say.… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 8 frustrated — adjective 1 feeling annoyed, upset, and impatient, because you cannot control or change a situation, or achieve something : get frustrated: He gets frustrated when he can t win. (+ with/at): I can t understand this. I just get frustrated with it …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9 frustrated — adj. frustrated to + int. (he was frustrated to find no support among his friends) * * * [frʌ streɪtɪd] frustrated to + inf. (he was frustrated to find no support among his friends) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 10 frustrated — /frus tray tid/, adj. 1. disappointed; thwarted: an announcer who was a frustrated actor. 2. having a feeling of or filled with frustration; dissatisfied: His unresolved difficulty left him absolutely frustrated. [1635 45; FRUSTRATE + ED2] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 11 Frustrated — Frustrate Frus trate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Frustrated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Frustrating}.] 1. To bring to nothing; to prevent from attaining a purpose; to disappoint; to defeat; to baffle; as, to frustrate a plan, design, or attempt; to frustrate… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12 frustrated — frus·trat·ed adj filled with a sense of frustration: feeling deep insecurity, discouragement, or dissatisfaction <learned not to resort to aggressiveness when frustrated (Ashley Montagu)> …

    Medical dictionary

  • 13 frustrated — frus trat·ed || frÊŒstreɪtɪd /frÊŒ streɪtɪd adj. aggravated; disappointed, discouraged frus·trate || frÊŒstreɪt /frÊŒ streɪt v. foil, thwart; disappoint; make frustrated; defeat; baffle, confound …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 14 frustrated — adjective 1》 feeling dissatisfaction and a lack of fulfilment. 2》 prevented from progressing, succeeding, or being fulfilled: a frustrated attempt. Derivatives frustratedly adverb …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 15 frustrated — [frʌˈstreɪtɪd] adj feeling annoyed and impatient because you are prevented from achieving something Parents are increasingly frustrated with the local school system.[/ex] …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 16 frustrated — /ˈfrʌstreɪtəd/ (say frustraytuhd), /frəsˈtreɪtəd/ (say fruhs traytuhd) adjective 1. discontented because unable to achieve one s ends; thwarted: I felt frustrated because no one would listen to my arguments. 2. unable to obtain sexual release;… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 17 frustrated — frustrate ► VERB 1) prevent (a plan or action) from progressing or succeeding. 2) prevent (someone) from doing or achieving something. 3) cause to feel dissatisfied or unfulfilled. DERIVATIVES frustrated adjective frustrating adjective… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 18 frustrated — adjective disappointingly unsuccessful (Freq. 2) disappointed expectations and thwarted ambitions their foiled attempt to capture Calais many frustrated poets end as pipe smoking teachers his best efforts were thwarted • Syn: ↑defeated, ↑ …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 19 frustrated — adjective /fɹʌˈstɹeɪtɪd,ˈfɻʌstɻeɪɾɪd/ a) foiled, stopped, disappointed b) suffering from frustration; dissatisfied, agitated, and/or discontent because one is unable to perform an action or fulfill a desire. See Also: frustrating …

    Wiktionary

  • 20 frustrated — Synonyms and related words: asexual, baffled, balked, betrayed, bilked, blasted, blighted, castrated, chapfallen, cold, crestfallen, crossed, crushed, dashed, defeated, disappointed, dished, disillusioned, dissatisfied, emasculated, eunuchized,… …

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