What does straining mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. strain, straining(noun)

    an intense or violent exertion

  2. distortion, overrefinement, straining, torture, twisting(adj)

    the act of distorting something so it seems to mean something it was not intended to mean

  3. arduous, straining, strenuous(adj)

    taxing to the utmost; testing powers of endurance

    "his final, straining burst of speed"; "a strenuous task"; "your willingness after these six arduous days to remain here"- F.D.Roosevelt


  1. straining(Noun)

    The act by which one strains.

    Sundry violent gaspings and strainings. uE000241194uE001 Herman Melville.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Straining

    of Strain

  2. Straining

    a. & n. from Strain


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of straining in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of straining in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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