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frustrating

adjective

: causing feelings of anger and annoyance

Full Definition of FRUSTRATING

:  tending to produce or characterized by frustration <a frustrating delay>
frus·trat·ing·ly \-tiŋ-lē\ adverb
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Examples of FRUSTRATING

  1. All these delays have been very frustrating.
  2. <these daily traffic jams are frustrating>

First Known Use of FRUSTRATING

1871
FRUSTRATINGLY Defined for Kids

frustrating

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

Definition of FRUSTRATING for Kids

:  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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