Frustrated is defined as to have prevented someone from accomplishing something or annoyed someone.verb
An example of to have frustrated someone is to have continuously bothered the person while she was doing her homework.
The definition of frustrated is annoyed or ready to give up.adjective
An example of a frustrated person is someone who has been working on the same math problem for an hour with no success.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
Variant of frustrate
- to cause to have no effect; bring to nothing; counteract; nullify: to frustrate plans
- to prevent from achieving an objective; foil; baffle; defeat: to frustrate an opponent
- Psychol. to prevent from gratifying certain impulses or desires, either conscious or unconscious
Origin: ME frustraten < L frustratus, pp. of frustrare, frustrari, to disappoint, deceive < frustra, in vain: for IE base see fraud
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