Übersetzung von “stress” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

stress

nounstress /strɛs/
countable-uncountable feelings of being tired, worried, and unable to deal with problems
stress masculine , tension feminine

students experiencing stress before final exams
des étudiants en proie au stress avant les examens finaux

the stresses and strains of working two jobs
les tensions et pressions liées à l'exercice de deux emplois
pressure that damages sth
pression feminine

As one engine part fails, it puts stress on other parts.
Quand une partie du moteur lâche, ça met la pression sur les autres parties.
uncountable emphasis or importance
accent masculine

The school puts a lot of stress on good behavior.
L'école insiste beaucoup sur l'importance d'un comportement correct.
countable-uncountable the force you give to a word or syllable when you say it
accent masculine

In the word "surprise," the stress is on the second syllable.
Dans le mot "surprise", l'accent est sur la seconde syllabe.

stress

verb transitivestress /strɛs/
to emphasize the importance of sth
insister sur , souligner

We stress safe driving habits with young drivers.
Nous insistons auprès des jeunes conducteurs sur les habitudes de prudence au volant.

I want to stress that we have not forgotten those who helped us.
Je tiens à souligner que nous n'avons pas oublié ceux qui nous ont aidés.
to give extra force to a word or syllable when you speak
accentuer , insister sur

"I am not quitting," she said stressing "not."
"Je ne démissionne pas." a-t-elle dit, en insistant sur le "pas".

stress out

verb phrasalstress out [ ˈstrɛs ˈaʊt ]
to make sb feel worried and unable to deal with a problem
stresser

The argument with my sister stressed me out.
La dispute avec ma sœur m'a stressé.

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

stress

noun /stres/

the worry experienced by a person in particular circumstances, or the state of anxiety caused by this

stress
the stresses of modern life
Her headaches may be caused by stress.

force exerted by (parts of) bodies on each other

tension
Bridge-designers have to know about stress.

force or emphasis placed, in speaking, on particular syllables or words

accent
In the word ‘widow’ we put stress on the first syllable.
stress-mark noun

a mark used to show where the stress comes in a word etc

accent
lay/put stress on

to emphasize (a fact etc)

insister sur
He laid stress on this point.

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