frustrate(redirected from frustrates)
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Related to frustrates: ascertainment, scrounging, two-fold, scrutinised, varies, took over
frustrateverb abort, ad inritum redigere, ad vanum, annul, baffle, balk, be obstructive, bring to nought, cancel, check, checkmate, confound, counter, counteract, cripple, disappoint, disconcert, discourage, foil, forestall, frustrari, hinder, invalidate, let down, mar, neutralize, nullify, obstruct, oppose, outwit, override, prevent, render invalid, render null and void, spoil, stultify, stymie, thwart, undermine, undo
Associated concepts: frustrate performance of a contract, frustration of purpose
See also: arrest, balk, ban, bar, block, check, clog, condemn, constrict, contravene, counteract, defeat, deter, disadvantage, discontinue, encumber, enjoin, fight, foil, forestall, halt, hamper, hinder, impede, inhibit, interrupt, keep, obstruct, perturb, preclude, prevent, repel, repulse, restrain, restrict, stay, stem, stifle, stop, thwart, toll, trammel