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distress

verb [T]
 
 
/dɪˈstres/
to make someone feel very upset or worried
使烦乱;使焦虑,使忧虑
I hope I haven't distressed you with all these personal questions.
我希望我问的这些私人问题没有让你心烦。
Making people sad, shocked and upset
Translations of “distress”
in Korean 괴롭히다…
in Arabic يُقْلِق…
in Portuguese afligir, angustiar…
in Catalan afligir, angoixar…
in Japanese 悲惨な, 痛ましい…
in Italian addolorare, affliggere…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使煩亂, 使焦慮,使憂慮…
in Russian мучить, тревожить…
in Turkish üzmek, acı vermek, sıkmak…
in Polish martwić…
(Definition of distress verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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