frustrated


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Synonyms for frustrated

Synonyms for frustrated

disappointingly unsuccessful

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And even there they were frustrated, for stringent vagrancy laws were passed and rigidly enforced.
I knew, as never before, nor since, the thousand dear and delightful anguishes of love frustrated but ever resilient and beckoned on by the very goddess of love.
Cowper's career, also, was largely frustrated by the same physical weaknesses which had ruined Collins, present in the later poet in still more distressing degree.
Millward a fool, and he believes it all; but however little you may value the opinions of those about you - however little you may esteem them as individuals, it is not pleasant to be looked upon as a liar and a hypocrite, to be thought to practise what you abhor, and to encourage the vices you would discountenance, to find your good intentions frustrated, and your hands crippled by your supposed unworthiness, and to bring disgrace on the principles you profess.
His sister and brother-in-law seconded him; but they were frustrated by their heavy outfit and their own incompetence.
It is among these frustrated impulses that I would find the biological basis of the unfulfilled wish.
A dozen times (it was at those moments when glimpses of the light, sylphlike form of Inez flitted like some fairy being past the scene of their conferences) the good father fancied he was on the eve of a glorious triumph over infidelity; but all his hopes were frustrated by some unlooked-for opposition, on the part of the subject of his pious labours.
RUMOURED Newcastle United and Sunderland target Andros Townsend is reportedly frustrated at his lack of opportunities at Tottenham Hotspur.
WARREN GATLAND says he was disappointed and frustrated with Wales' display.
FAST bowler Stuart Broad admitted to feeling frustrated as England battled a slow pitch at Trent Bridge on the second day of the first Test against India.
Offering a review of theoretical, numerical, and experimental developments in the field of frustrated spin systems, the second edition of this work for postgraduate students and researchers adds findings since 2005, with new material on the renormalization group, the phase transition in stacked triangular antiferromagnets, and recent breakthroughs in one-dimensional quantum magnets.
was ms d r "But we gave Austria a bit of encouragement and rather than frustrate them, we frustrated ourselves.
Players are frustrated, supporters are frustrated, staff are frustrated.
FRUSTRATED Barry Robson will leave Teesside clutching two player of the year gongs but having missed out on the big prize he came for - the Premier League.
I am also frustrated by the lack of funding for the marketing of our sport to potential owners in emerging markets.