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frustrate


frustrate

verb

Definition of FRUSTRATE

1
to prevent from achieving a goal <a multitude of conflicting opinions frustrated me in my attempt to find a computer that best suits my needs>
Near Antonyms abet, aid, assist; ease, facilitate, smooth
2
to lessen the courage or confidence of <challenge the math student, but don't frustrate him or her with overly difficult problems>

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