Definition of “frustrated” - English Dictionary

“frustrated” in British English

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frustratedadjective

uk /frʌsˈtreɪ.tɪd/ us /ˈfrʌs.treɪ.t̬ɪd/

(Definition of “frustrated” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“frustrated” in American English

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frustratedadjective

us /ˈfrʌs·treɪ·t̬ɪd/

frustrated adjective (ANNOYED)

annoyed, disappointed, or discouraged:

You just get so frustrated when everything in your vegetable garden is ripe and then the bugs get at them.
Frustrated residents protested the situation.

frustrated adjective (UNSUCCESSFUL)

[ not gradable ] desiring something but not able to achieve it:

I’m a frustrated songwriter at heart.

(Definition of “frustrated” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)