Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Simplified) translation of “distress”

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
(Definition of distress verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Browse related topics

You are looking at an entry to do with Making people sad, shocked and upset, but you might be interested in these topics from the Sadness topic area:

Definitions of “distress” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

workmanship

the skill with which something was made or done

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More