1. thwarted

adjective. ['θˈwɔrtəd, θˈwɔrtɪd'] disappointingly unsuccessful.


  • frustrated
  • defeated
  • disappointed
  • unsuccessful
  • foiled


  • undefeated
  • fortunate
  • profitable
  • failure

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Words that Rhyme with Thwarted

  • underreported
  • misreported
  • unsupported
  • unreported
  • extorted
  • distorted
  • supported
  • retorted
  • resorted
  • purported
  • imported
  • exhorted
  • escorted
  • sported
  • snorted
  • assorted
  • aborted
  • sorted
  • shorted
  • ported
  • courted

Example sentences of the word thwarted

1. Verb, past participle
Victorious in war, Odysseus led his ships home, only to be thwarted by a storm.

Quotes containing the word thwarted

1. Cynics are simply thwarted romantics.
- William Goldman, The Princess Bride

2. I warn you, Kelsey, that I’m an extremely patient man. I’ve had extensive practice in waiting out the enemy. My life as a tiger has taught me that attentive persistence and focused diligence always pay off. Consider yourself forewarned, priyatama. I’m on the hunt. I’ve caught your scent, and I won’t be thwarted in my course.
- Colleen Houck