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distressed, hard-pressed, hard put, in a bad way(p)adjective
facing or experiencing financial trouble or difficulty
"distressed companies need loans and technical advice"; "financially hard-pressed Mexican hotels are lowering their prices"; "we were hard put to meet the mortgage payment"; "found themselves in a bad way financially"
dysphoric, distressed, unhappyadjective
generalized feeling of distress
suffering severe physical strain or distress
"he dropped out of the race, clearly distressed and having difficulty breathing"
disquieted, distressed, disturbed, upset, worriedadjective
afflicted with or marked by anxious uneasiness or trouble or grief
"too upset to say anything"; "spent many disquieted moments"; "distressed about her son's leaving home"; "lapsed into disturbed sleep"; "worried parents"; "a worried frown"; "one last worried check of the sleeping children"
anxious or uneasy
I'm distressed that John hasn't answered my calls. I hope nothing bad happened to him on the way here.
offered for sale after foreclosure
faded or abused in order to appear old, or antique
The numerical value of Distressed in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of Distressed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Examples of Distressed in a Sentence
People value their freedoms, they may become distressed or indignant or morally outraged when people are trying to encroach on their freedoms.
Mr Sarao is understandably distressed. His mental health is fragile. It adds to the stress and strain these proceedings have put on him.
We view distressed credit as less of a bargain opportunity lasting a couple of years, and more like a structural play, the ongoing downturn only accelerates the process and validates a long-term bet on the sector.
If market turmoil and volatility persist, we will see a polarization between companies in more resilient sectors which can better withstand this crisis, and distressed players in the worst-affected sectors which will be starving for cash.
We helped grab them off the boat and put them on our boat, it’s illegal to pass a boat that is distressed. We did what we had to do and hoped anybody else would have done the exact same thing.
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