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Synonyms for frustration
frʌˈstreɪ ʃənfrus·tra·tion

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English Synonyms and Antonyms4.5 / 4 votes

  1. frustration

    Synonyms:
    defeat, destruction, disappointment, disaster, failure, miscarriage, overthrow, retreat, rout

    Antonyms:
    achievement, advantage, conquest, mastery, success, supremacy, triumph, victory

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms1.0 / 1 vote

  1. frustration

    Antonyms:
    persistent, perennial, perpetual, permanent

Princeton's WordNet3.2 / 5 votes

  1. frustration, defeatnoun

    the feeling that accompanies an experience of being thwarted in attaining your goals

    Synonyms:
    thwarting, licking, defeat, foiling

  2. frustration, thwarting, foilingnoun

    an act of hindering someone's plans or efforts

    Synonyms:
    thwarting, defeat, foiling

  3. frustrationnoun

    a feeling of annoyance at being hindered or criticized

    "her constant complaints were the main source of his frustration"

    Synonyms:
    thwarting, defeat, foiling

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. frustrationnoun

    Synonyms:
    disappointment, defeat

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. frustrationnoun

    Synonyms:
    defeat, disappointment, balking, foiling, nullification

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How to use frustration in a sentence?

  1. Angus Gluskie:

    Wynn's actions are more likely to reflect a genuine frustration with a breach of the confidential nature of the discussions than an attempt to add pressure to the negotiation.

  2. Mark Sanford:

    There's a temptation, given the American public's frustration with the political system,... to throw the baby out with the bathwater, and' let's discard all these institutions that have served us incredibly well for 200 + years,'.

  3. County GOP Chair Larry Smith:

    The La Salle County Republicans have received hundreds upon hundreds of emails, text messages and phone calls from our county and beyond expressing their frustration and a lot more with Congressman Kinzinger’s actions and statements the past few months.

  4. President Barack Obama:

    Unfortunately, when people are anxious and scared, there are going to be politicians out there who try to prey on that frustration to get themselves headlines and to get themselves votes.

  5. Natalie Smith:

    A huge number of people are forced to live in small areas together, in mixed communities, and are agitated, frustration leads to anger. It leads to conflict.


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