Translation of "strain" - English-Spanish dictionary



(something, eg too much work etc, that causes) a state of anxiety and fatigue

tensión, estrés
The strain of nursing her dying husband was too much for her
He is suffering from strain.

(an) injury especially to a muscle caused by too much exertion

torcedura, esguince
muscular strain.

too great a demand

These constant delays are a strain on our patience.

(Translation of “strain” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)