- (transitive) To disappoint or defeat; to vex by depriving of something expected or desired.
- It frustrates me to do all this work and then lose it all.
- (transitive) To hinder or thwart.
- My clumsy fingers frustrate my typing efforts.
- (transitive) To cause stress or annoyance.
- This test frustrates me because if I fail, it'll destroy my grade.
- See also Thesaurus:hinder
to disappoint or defeat
- For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:frustrate.
- plural of