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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
adjective: Useless; unprofitable.
From Latin frustra (in vain). Earliest documented use: 1643.
"As the author of Onania expresses it, a 'frustraneous [exercise] ... center[ing] in nothing but the pleasure of sense."
Anne Elizabeth Carson; "Exquisite Torture"; Eighteenth-Century Studies; Summer 2007.
A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:Patience is also a form of action. -Auguste Rodin, sculptor (1840-1917)