One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘he clenched his fists in frustration’
exasperation, annoyance, anger, vexation, irritation, bitterness, resentment
disappointment, discouragement, disheartenment, dispiritedness, depression, dissatisfaction, discontentment, discontent
2‘the repeated frustration of his attempts to introduce changes’
thwarting, defeat, foiling, blocking, stopping, countering, spoiling, checking, baulking, circumvention, forestalling, dashing, scotching, quashing, crushing
disappointment, derailment, baffling, snookering
obstruction, hampering, hindering, stifling, crippling
failure, collapse, foundering, lack of success, non-success
British informal scuppering
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