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English definition of “frustrated”


adjective     /frʌsˈtreɪ.tɪd/ US  /ˈfrʌs.treɪ.t̬ɪd/
C1 feeling annoyed or less confident because you cannot achieve what you want : Are you feeling frustrated in your present job ?Feeling sad and unhappy [before noun] describes a person who has not succeeded in a particular type of job : Frustrated writers often end up in publishing .Unsuccessful (people and things) [before noun] A frustrated emotion is one that you are not able to express : her frustrated love for himControlling emotionsCalm and relaxedNot showing or feeling emotions [before noun] unhappy because you are not having as much sex as you want Lack of sexual activity
(Definition of frustrated adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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