de–stress

play
verb \ˈdē-ˈstres\

Definition of de–stress

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to release bodily or mental tension :  unwind

1979

First Known Use of de–stress

1979


DE–STRESS Defined for English Language Learners

de–stress

play
verb \ˈdē-ˈstres\

Definition of de–stress for English Language Learners

  • : to relax your body or mind : to stop feeling the effects of stress


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up de–stress? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

very important or noticeable

Get Word of the Day daily email!