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frustrating

adjective

Simple Definition of frustrating

  • : causing feelings of anger and annoyance

Full Definition of frustrating

  1. :  tending to produce or characterized by frustration <a frustrating delay>

frus·trat·ing·ly play \-tiŋ-lē\ adverb

Examples of frustrating

  1. All these delays have been very frustrating.

  2. <these daily traffic jams are frustrating>



1871

First Known Use of frustrating

1871


FRUSTRATING Defined for Kids

frustrating

adjective frus·trat·ing \ˈfrə-ˌstrā-tiŋ\

Definition of frustrating

  1. :  causing feelings of disappointment and defeat <So the Egypt gang waited and waited and it was all pretty frustrating. — Zilpha Keatley Snyder, The Egypt Game>





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