GRE Word List


to balk or defeat in an endeavor

The meaning of the word frustrate is to balk or defeat in an endeavor.

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sentientresponsive to or conscious of sense impressions
onomatopoeiathe naming of a thing or action by a vocal imitation of the sound associated with it (such as buzz, hiss)
persevereto persist in a state, enterprise, or undertaking in spite of counterinfluences, opposition, or discouragement
repletefully or abundantly provided or filled
virtuosoone who excels in the technique of an art
chameleonany of a family (Chamaeleontidae) of chiefly arboreal (see arboreal
galleona heavy square-rigged sailing ship of the 15th to early 18th centuries used for war or commerce especially by the Spanish
ignoblecharacterized by baseness, lowness, or meanness
acknowledgeto recognize the rights, authority, or status of
unravelto disengage or separate the threads of : disentangle