Synonyms of frustrate in English:

frustrate


See definition of frustrate

verb

1‘the settlers' attempts at agriculture were frustrated by the climate’

SYNONYMS

thwart, defeat, foil, block, stop, put a stop to, counter, spoil, check, baulk, circumvent, disappoint, forestall, bar, dash, scotch, quash, crush, derail, nip in the bud, baffle, nullify, snooker

obstruct, impede, hamper, hinder, stifle, fetter, hamstring, cripple, put a brake on, stand in the way of, spike someone's guns

informal stymie, foul up, screw up, put the kibosh on, put the lid on, banjax, do for

British informal scupper

ANTONYMS

help, facilitate

2‘the objections of his colleagues clearly frustrated him’

SYNONYMS

exasperate, infuriate, annoy, anger, madden, vex, irritate, irk, embitter, sour, get someone's back up, try someone's patience

discourage, dishearten, dispirit, depress, dissatisfy, make discontented

informal aggravate, drive mad, drive crazy, bug, miff, hack off, get to, get under someone's skin, give someone the hump

British informal wind up, get on someone's wick, nark

ANTONYMS

please