What does stressful mean?

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"


  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


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stressful in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stressful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Clarin Sepulveda:

    It was stressful and extremely inconvenient.

  2. Wang Cong:

    Life is much less stressful than in big cities.

  3. Ken Slusher:

    Yeah, it’s been very stressful to say the least.

  4. Kim Kurz:

    She did her best given the difficult and stressful consequences.

  5. Frank Rodgers:

    It's very stressful. At some point, it seems like it will never end.

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