anti-stress

adjective an·ti-stress \ ˌan-tē-ˈstres , ˌan-tī- \
variants: or antistress

Definition of anti-stress

: serving to prevent or alleviate stress and especially emotional or physical stress
  • It will include … free massages and other anti-stress activities …
  • —Max Dible
  • We're bombarded with an overdose of expert shopping advice that should come with a prescription for anti-stress medication …
  • —Patrice Drago
  • … looked at the antistress effects of various meditation techniques …
  • —Daniel Goleman
  • … foods that are hypothesised to have an anti-stress role in the body …
  • —Susie Burrell

First Known Use of anti-stress

1919

in the meaning defined above

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