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stressed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stressed, distressedadjective

    suffering severe physical strain or distress

    "he dropped out of the race, clearly distressed and having difficulty breathing"

  2. stressed, accentedadjective

    bearing a stress or accent

    "an iambic foot consists of an unstressed syllable followed by a stressed syllable as in `delay'"

Wiktionary

  1. stressedadjective

    suffering stress (either physical or mental)

  2. stressedadjective

    having a stress or accent

ChatGPT

  1. stressed

    Stressed generally refers to the state of experiencing emotional strain or tension resulting from adverse or demanding circumstances. This could result from various situations such as workload, personal challenges, or other life changes. It also refers to the physical pressure or tension exerted on an object or substance.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'stressed' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4055

Anagrams for stressed »

  1. desserts

  2. destress

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stressed in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stressed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of stressed in a Sentence

  1. Vicki Lawrence:

    I always thought hives was your mother-in-law’s nervous breakdown. I thought, ‘Me, hives? I’m not stressed; I’m not nervous.’ But most people do get hives at some point in their lives, and for those of us who have chronic hives it can be on-going.

  2. Kathy Reynolds:

    I think he's nuts, my parents are completely stressed out and very upset, and he's adamant, and I don't know why.

  3. David Paul:

    People are really stressed about not being homeowners, one thing I try to communicate to them is, it’s OK to rent. You’re buying yourself flexibility. You’re buying yourself time to figure out what you want your next 20 years or next 10 years to look like.

  4. Samuel Alito:

    We have also explained why that is so : rights regarding contraception and same-sex relationships are inherently different from the right to abortion because the latter( as we have stressed) uniquely involves what Roe and Casey termed' potential life,'.

  5. Pentagon Press Secretary John Kirby:

    Secretary Austin thanked the minister for Poland’s willingness to continue to look for ways to assist Ukraine, but he stressed that we do not support the transfer of additional fighter aircraft to the Ukrainian air force at this time and therefore have no desire to see them in our custody either.

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