frustrated frustrated  /f ˈrə ˌstreɪ təd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) disappointingly unsuccessful

Usage(s):

  1. But even with CDC involvement, Morgellons sufferers like Smith are still frustrated that they haven't been asked for their input.
  2. And they are frustrated that carriers erase old messages and tightly cap your inbox.
  3. But he grew frustrated with the bureaucracy and formed his own engineering company.

News

  1. Farmers, local representatives frustrated over failed farm bill

    Local representatives and farmers expressed frustration today over the farm bill failing to pass the U.S. House yesterday. Both are frustrated that both parties couldn't meet in the middle to compromise on food stamp cuts. Local farmers were surprised and disappointed that the U.S. House rejected the new farm bill Thursday.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: WDAZ 8 Grand Forks

  2. Frustrated with FEMA? FREE rebuilding after Sandy seminar Wednesday

    FREE Seminar: FRUSTRATED BY FEMA? Learn Tips for Rebuilding After Sandy. Get info on FEMA zones, dealing with insurance, finance options, raising, rebuilding or building new. Ask the Experts: Architect, Builder, Lender, Realtor, Attorney. Vince 732 300 5619 Lacey Library Wed. 7/17/13 6 p.m.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Ocean County Observer

  3. Family frustrated not knowing how school custodian died

    Family members of a custodian found dead at a West Palm Beach high school said they are frustrated by not knowing how he died. The bodies of two custodians were found Wednesday morning inside one of the buildings on the campus of the Alexander W. Dreyfoos Jr. School of the Arts in downtown West Palm Beach, police said. The victims were later identified as 56-year-old Ted Orama and 48-year-old ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: WPBF Palm Beach

Quotes

  1. Cameron's office said the prime minister "was frustrated and concerned about the environmental damage caused by the leak but made clear his view that BP is an economically important company in the UK, US and other countries."
    on Jun 11, 2010 By: David Cameron Source: The Associated Press

  2. "There's going to be a harmful effect on many local businesses and it's going to be painful for a lot of folks," he said. "Folks are going to be frustrated and some folks are going to be angry. But I promise you this: that things are going to...
    on Jun 15, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: UK Net Guide

  3. "I try not to get (frustrated)," Wie said. "This was kind of one of those days where nothing goes as planned. But I felt better coming in, so hopefully it starts off on the right foot. I'll try to go for some birdies and try to (play) on the...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Michelle Wie Source: Los Angeles Times

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