Übersetzung von “distress” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


noun uncountabledistress /dɪˈstrɛs/
anxiety or worry
détresse feminine , affliction feminine

The newspaper apologized for causing distress to its readers.
Le journal s'est excusé d'avoir bouleversé ses lecteurs.

a confused old woman in distress
une vieille femme désorientée et désemparée
trouble or danger
détresse feminine

distress signals
signaux de détresse

a ship in distress
un navire en perdition


verb transitivedistress /dɪˈstrɛs/
≠comfort; to upset sb

We didn't tell her because we didn't want to distress her.
Nous ne le lui avons pas dit parce que nous ne voulions pas la bouleverser.

(Übersetzung von “distress” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


noun /diˈstres/

great sorrow, trouble or pain

She was in great distress over his disappearance
Is your leg causing you any distress?
The loss of all their money left the family in acute distress.

a cause of sorrow

My inability to draw has always been a distress to me.
distressing adjective

distressingly adverb


(Übersetzung von “distress” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)