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frus·trate

 (frŭs′trāt′)
tr.v. frus·trat·ed, frus·trat·ing, frus·trates
1.
a. To prevent (someone) from accomplishing a purpose or fulfilling a desire; thwart: A persistent wind frustrated me as I tried to rake the leaves.
b. To cause feelings of discouragement, annoyance, or lack of fulfillment in: She was frustrated by his inability to remember her birthday.
2. To prevent from coming to fruition or fulfillment; render ineffectual: frustrated his ambition; frustrated their scheme for reform.

[Middle English frustraten, from Latin frūstrārī, frūstrāt-, from frūstrā, in vain.]

frus′trat′er n.
frus′trat′ing·ly adv.

frustrated

(frʌˈstreɪtɪd)
adj
having feelings of dissatisfaction or lack of fulfilment
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.frustrated - disappointingly unsuccessful; "disappointed expectations and thwarted ambitions"; "their foiled attempt to capture Calais"; "many frustrated poets end as pipe-smoking teachers"; "his best efforts were thwarted"
unsuccessful - not successful; having failed or having an unfavorable outcome

frustrated

adjective disappointed, discouraged, infuriated, discontented, exasperated, resentful, embittered, irked, disheartened, carrying a chip on your shoulder (informal) She felt frustrated and angry.
Translations
تَعيس، مُحْبَطخائِب، فاشِلمَخَيَّب
frustrovanýotrávenýzklamanýznechucený
frustreret
turhautunut
frustriran
frusztrált
vonsvikin; vansæll; ófullnægîurvonsvikinn; uppgjafa-
挫折した
좌절한
frustrovaný
nezadovoljen
frustrerad
ท้อแท้
chán nản

frustrated

[frʌˈstreɪtɪd] adj [person] → frustré(e)
to get frustrated (= annoyed) → être agacé(e)

frustrated

adjfrustriert; I get frustrated when people criticize my workes frustriert mich, wenn meine Arbeit kritisiert wird; he’s a frustrated poet/intellectualer wäre gern ein Dichter/Intellektueller

frustrated

[frʌˈstreɪtɪd] adj (person) → frustrato/a; (effort) → reso/a vano/a
he's a frustrated artist → è un artista mancato
I got more and more frustrated with it → ci sono impazzito

frustrate

(fraˈstreit) , ((American) ˈfrastreit) verb
1. to make (someone) feel disappointed, useless etc. Staying at home all day frustrated her.
2. to make useless. His efforts were frustrated.
fruˈstration noun
frusˈtrated adjective
1. disappointed; unhappy; not satisfied. She is very unhappy and frustrated as a teacher.
2. unable to have the kind of job, career etc that one would like. Literary critics are often frustrated writers.

frustrated

مَخَيَّب frustrovaný frustreret frustriert απογοητευμένος frustrado turhautunut frustré frustriran frustrato 挫折した 좌절한 gefrustreerd frustrert sfrustrowany frustrado расстроенный frustrerad ท้อแท้ engellenmiş chán nản 失落的

frustrated

a. frustrado-a.
References in classic literature ?
The Gospel of Three Dimensions must not be thus frustrated.
If there be an object to HURRY any of you in hot haste to a step which you would never take DELIBERATELY, that object will be frustrated by taking time; but no good object can be frustrated by it.
He had proceeded with wisdom and from the most righteous motives under heaven's blue only to be frustrated by hateful circumstances.
His endeavors to arouse me from the condition of abnormal gloom into which I had fallen, were frustrated, in great measure, by certain volumes which I had found in his library.
If the aim of the Russians consisted in cutting off and capturing Napoleon and his marshals- and that aim was not merely frustrated but all attempts to attain it were most shamefully baffled- then this last period of the campaign is quite rightly considered by the French to be a series of victories, and quite wrongly considered victorious by Russian historians.
The little light he possessed spread its beams so narrowly, that frustrated belief was a curtain broad enough to create for him the blackness of night.
Farrell agreed and said: "The managers are frustrated, the players are frustrated, the fans are frustrated, but it was becoming a bit farcical.
Compton said the team is obviously frustrated with the string of losses and there would be a problem if there's no negativity surrounding their dismal performance.
I have been frustrated waiting to play so it was good to get out there and get a good performance under my belt.
WARREN GATLAND says he was disappointed and frustrated with Wales' display.
FAST bowler Stuart Broad admitted to feeling frustrated as England battled a slow pitch at Trent Bridge on the second day of the first Test against India.
Offering a review of theoretical, numerical, and experimental developments in the field of frustrated spin systems, the second edition of this work for postgraduate students and researchers adds findings since 2005, with new material on the renormalization group, the phase transition in stacked triangular antiferromagnets, and recent breakthroughs in one-dimensional quantum magnets.