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frustrates

verb
present tense third-person singular of frustrate

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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

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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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“Frustrates.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/frustrates. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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