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strain

noun (PRESSURE)
壓力
 
 
/streɪn/
[C usually singular or U] a force or influence that stretches, pulls or puts pressure on something, sometimes causing damage
壓力;拉力,張力;作用力
The hurricane put such a strain on the bridge that it collapsed.
在颶風強大的威力之下,橋塌了。
As you get older, excess weight puts a lot of strain on the heart.
隨著年齡的增長,體重過重會給心臟造成很大負擔。
Their constant arguments were putting a strain on their marriage.
他們持續不斷的爭吵使他們的婚姻關係非常緊張。
The recent decline in the dollar has put a bigger strain on the economic system.
最近美元的貶值為經濟體系帶來更大壓力。
Migration into the cities is putting a strain on already stretched resources.
城市新移民為原本就已吃緊的資源造成更大壓力。
Energy, force and powerPower and intensityAnxious and worried
[C] an injury to a muscle or similar soft part of the body caused by using that part too much
(肌肉等軟組織的)損傷,拉傷,扭傷
a groin/hamstring strain
腹股溝/膕腱拉傷
→  See also eyestrain Injuring and injuries
[C or U] when you feel nervous and worried about something
壓力;緊張
She's a lot better than she was but she's still not ready to face the stresses and strains of a job.
她比以前好多了,但仍然沒有準備好面對工作的緊張和壓力。
He's been under a lot of strain recently.
他最近壓力很大。
Anxiety and worry - general wordsFear and phobias
(Definition of strain noun (PRESSURE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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