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How to sign: hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of
"What ultimately frustrated every challenger was Ruth's amazing September surge"; "foil your opponent";

Thwart in ASL Watch how to sign Thwart in American Sign Language
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frustrate in ASL Watch how to sign frustrate in American Sign Language
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thwart in ASL Watch how to sign thwart in American Sign Language
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See also: double cross

Similiar / Same: thwart, scotch, frustrate, foil, bilk, cross, spoil

Categories: forbid, foreclose, forestall, preclude, prevent

Within this category: dash, disappoint, ruin, short-circuit


How to sign: be a mystery or bewildering to
"This beats me!"; "Got me--I don't know the answer!"; "a vexing problem"; "This question really stuck me";

dumbfound in ASL Watch how to sign dumbfound in American Sign Language
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See also: figure out, puzzle out, puzzle over, solve, lick, work out, work

Similiar / Same: perplex, puzzle, mystify, bewilder, flummox, nonplus, dumbfound, stupefy, amaze, gravel, vex, pose, stick, beat, get

Categories: bedevil, befuddle, confound, confuse, discombobulate, fox, fuddle, throw

Within this category: elude, riddle, stump

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