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stressed

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adjective \ˈstrest\

Simple Definition of stressed

  • : feeling very worried or anxious

  • : having a lot of physical pressure or force on it

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of stressed

  1. :  stressed-out <feeling stressed about work>

Examples of stressed in a sentence

  1. He was feeling pretty stressed about the deadline.

  2. <you seem really stressed right now, so maybe you should try to do something more relaxing>



1973

First Known Use of stressed

1973



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