Definitions for stressful

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. nerve-racking, nerve-wracking, stressful, trying(adj)

    extremely irritating to the nerves

    "nerve-racking noise"; "the stressful days before a war"; "a trying day at the office"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. stressful(adjective)ɛs

    causing stress

    a stressful day at work; It's very stressful when your partner is sick.

Wiktionary

  1. stressful(Adjective)

    Irritating; causing stress.

    I have always argued that change becomes stressful and overwhelming only when you've lost any sense of the constancy of your life. You need firm ground to stand on. From there, you can deal with that change. uE000155019uE001Richard Nelson Bolles

  2. Origin: From stress + -ful.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stressful(adj)

    having much stress

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