v. (-ting) 1 make (efforts) ineffective.
- prevent (a person) from achieving a purpose.
- (as frustrated adj.) A discontented because unable to achieve one's aims. B sexually unfulfilled. frustrating adj. Frustratingly adv. Frustration n. [latin frustra in vain]
n. Shallow pan used in frying. out of the frying-pan into the fire from a bad situation to a worse one.
adj. Fully developed.
adj. Not reduced in size, complete.
n. Person who does a full-time job.
adj. - fulminating.
- (of a disease etc.) Developing suddenly. [latin: related to *fulminate]
v. (-ting) 1 criticize loudly and forcefully.
- explode violently; flash. fulmination n. [latin fulmen -min- lightning]
n. Substance that kills fungus. fungicidal adj.
—adj. (of a mountain railway) operating by cable with ascending and descending cars counterbalanced. —n. Funicular railway. [latin funiculus diminutive of funis rope]
n. Part of the elbow over which a very sensitive nerve passes.