frustration threshold

frustration threshold

[frəs′trā·shən ‚thresh‚hōld]
(psychology)
The point at which an individual feels or shows frustration over inability to achieve an objective.
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The maturity level, his frustration threshold - he just was not ready," said his mother, Carol Clarkston.
If you think of your PC as a tool for your work rather than an endless debugging project, and have reached your frustration threshold waiting for IT Support to get back to you, then you should investigate TUT.
Patients with mental retardation or autism spectrum disorders display a multitude of problematic symptoms, including aggression, hyperactivity, self-injurious behavior, and a low frustration threshold.