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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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