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de-stressing

verb
present participle of de-stress

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to get rid of nervous tension or anxiety
  • he watches classic movie comedies as a way to de-stress

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“De-stressing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/de-stressing. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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