Translation of "strain" - English-Portuguese dictionary


noun uk /streɪn/

the feeling of being worried and nervous about something

tensão, peso, esforço, pressão
The strain of the divorce was too much for her.

pressure put on something by a bad situation or by too much weight or force

tensão, peso, esforço, pressão
Their arguments were putting a strain on their marriage.

(Translation of “strain noun” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)