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Detailed Synonyms for frustration in English

frustration:

frustration [the ~] noun

  1. the frustration
    the frustration
  2. the frustration
    the frustration; the defeat
  3. the frustration
    – an act of hindering someone's plans or efforts 1
    the frustration; the thwarting; the foiling
    – an act of hindering someone's plans or efforts 1
  4. the frustration
    – a feeling of annoyance at being hindered or criticized 1
    the frustration
    – a feeling of annoyance at being hindered or criticized 1
    • frustration [the ~] noun
      • her constant complaints were the main source of his frustration1
  5. the frustration
    – the feeling that accompanies an experience of being thwarted in attaining your goals 1
    the defeat; the frustration
    – the feeling that accompanies an experience of being thwarted in attaining your goals 1

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Related Definitions for "frustration":

  1. an act of hindering someone's plans or efforts1
  2. a feeling of annoyance at being hindered or criticized1
    • her constant complaints were the main source of his frustration1
  3. the feeling that accompanies an experience of being thwarted in attaining your goals1

frustrate:

to frustrate verb (frustrates, frustrated, frustrating)

  1. to frustrate
    to disappoint; to frustrate; to disillusion; to let down; to counteract; to belie; to be contrary; to cross
    • disappoint verb (disappoints, disappointed, disappointing)
    • frustrate verb (frustrates, frustrated, frustrating)
    • disillusion verb (disillusions, disillusioned, disillusioning)
    • let down verb (lets down, let down, letting down)
    • counteract verb (counteracts, counteracted, counteracting)
    • belie verb (belies, belied, belying)
    • be contrary verb (is contrary, being contrary)
    • cross verb (crosss, crossed, crossing)
  2. to frustrate
    to counteract; to hamper; to frustrate; to hinder; to obstruct; cause failure; to sabotage
    • counteract verb (counteracts, counteracted, counteracting)
    • hamper verb (hampers, hampered, hampering)
    • frustrate verb (frustrates, frustrated, frustrating)
    • hinder verb (hinders, hindered, hindering)
    • obstruct verb (obstructs, obstructed, obstructing)
    • sabotage verb (sabotages, sabotaged, sabotaging)
  3. to frustrate
    – treat cruelly 1
    to rag; to torment; to dun; to frustrate; to crucify; bedevil
    – treat cruelly 1
    • rag verb (rags, ragged, ragging)
    • torment verb (torments, tormented, tormenting)
      • The children tormented the stuttering teacher1
    • dun verb (duns, dunned, dunning)
    • frustrate verb (frustrates, frustrated, frustrating)
    • crucify verb (crucifies, crucified, crucifying)
    • bedevil verb
  4. to frustrate
    – hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of 1
    to cross; to spoil; to foil; queer; to thwart; to baffle; to frustrate; bilk; scotch
    – hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of 1
    • cross verb (crosss, crossed, crossing)
    • spoil verb (spoils, spoiled, spoiling)
    • foil verb (foils, foiled, foiling)
      • foil your opponent1
    • queer verb
    • thwart verb (thwarts, thwarted, thwarting)
    • baffle verb (baffles, baffled, baffling)
    • frustrate verb (frustrates, frustrated, frustrating)
      • What ultimately frustrated every challenger was Ruth's amazing September surge1
    • bilk verb
    • scotch verb

Conjugations for frustrate:

present
  1. frustrate
  2. frustrate
  3. frustrates
  4. frustrate
  5. frustrate
  6. frustrate
simple past
  1. frustrated
  2. frustrated
  3. frustrated
  4. frustrated
  5. frustrated
  6. frustrated
present perfect
  1. have frustrated
  2. have frustrated
  3. has frustrated
  4. have frustrated
  5. have frustrated
  6. have frustrated
past continuous
  1. was frustrating
  2. were frustrating
  3. was frustrating
  4. were frustrating
  5. were frustrating
  6. were frustrating
future
  1. shall frustrate
  2. will frustrate
  3. will frustrate
  4. shall frustrate
  5. will frustrate
  6. will frustrate
continuous present
  1. am frustrating
  2. are frustrating
  3. is frustrating
  4. are frustrating
  5. are frustrating
  6. are frustrating
subjunctive
  1. be frustrated
  2. be frustrated
  3. be frustrated
  4. be frustrated
  5. be frustrated
  6. be frustrated
diverse
  1. frustrate!
  2. let's frustrate!
  3. frustrated
  4. frustrating
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

frustrate

  1. frustrate

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Related Definitions for "frustrate":

  1. treat cruelly1
  2. hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of1
    • What ultimately frustrated every challenger was Ruth's amazing September surge1