Translation of "strain" - English-Russian dictionary

strain

noun uk us /streɪn/
FEELING [ C, U ]

B2 when you feel worried and nervous about something

напряжение
The strain of the last few months had exhausted her.
put a strain on sb/sth

to cause problems for someone or to make a situation difficult

усложнять что-либо, подвергать стрессу
Children put tremendous strains on a marriage.
INJURY [ C, U ]

an injury to part of your body that is caused by using it too much

растяжение
back strain
STRETCH [ U ]

B2 when something is pulled or stretched too tightly

натяжение
The rope broke under the strain.
DISEASE/PLANT [ C ]

a type of disease or plant

разновидность
a new strain of virus

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