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- 1. frustration, defeat, disappointment, letdown
- usage: the feeling that accompanies an experience of being thwarted in attaining your goals
- 2. frustration, thwarting, foiling, hindrance, hinderance, interference
- usage: an act of hindering someone's plans or efforts
- 3. frustration, annoyance, chafe, vexation
- usage: a feeling of annoyance at being hindered or criticized; "her constant complaints were the main source of his frustration"
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