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Princeton's WordNet

  1. defeated, disappointed, discomfited, foiled, frustrated, thwarted(adj)

    disappointingly unsuccessful

    "disappointed expectations and thwarted ambitions"; "their foiled attempt to capture Calais"; "many frustrated poets end as pipe-smoking teachers"; "his best efforts were thwarted"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Thwarted

    of Thwart

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of thwarted in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of thwarted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of thwarted in a Sentence

  1. Emeasoba George:

    I do believe in PREDETERMINISM. That infers, I believe in the doctrine which states that all events/matters are predetermined/controlled/proven true or false by/with God/destiny/time. Besides, I also do believe that any of the predetermined events/matters can/will be thwarted/avoided/manipulated only by God's intervention/interference.

  2. Ken Falk:

    We are extremely pleased that Indiana's attempt to violate women's basic rights has been thwarted, this law attempted to do exactly what Supreme Court precedent said could not be done : invade a woman's privacy rights by preventing her from deciding whether to obtain a pre-viability abortion.

  3. Emeasoba George:

    God's plan/agenda has never been thwarted and it can never be thwarted by anyone/any force. Yes, and so, God's plan/agenda for your life cannot be thwarted. I mean, with time whatever God has planned for you must surely come to pass. Although, you may be challenged presently. But, sooner or later God will certainly cause his plan/agenda for your life to have it's way and take/run it's full course.

  4. Peter Beuth:

    We suspect that there was a Salafist background, police investigations at this stage indicate that we have thwarted an Islamist attack.

  5. Juvenal:

    It is not easy for men to rise whose qualities are thwarted by poverty.

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