frustrate - Dictionary definition and meaning for word frustrate

(verb) hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of
Synonyms : baffle , bilk , cross , foil , queer , scotch , spoil , thwart
Example Sentence
  • What ultimately frustrated every challenger was Ruth's amazing September surge
  • foil your opponent

(verb) treat cruelly
Synonyms : bedevil , crucify , dun , rag , torment
Example Sentence
  • The children tormented the stuttering teacher

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for frustrate

agar ismein bhi mnemonic chahiye then u r definately frustrated !!
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frustrate rymes with castrate if you treat people with frustrate(cruel or annoyin) attitude u will castrate(emasculate,,or remove part of body)...and people will try to frustrate(hinder or prevent) it from doing...IT WORKS.
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