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Spanish translation of “stress”


noun /stres/
the worry experienced by a person in particular circumstances, or the state of anxiety caused by this the stresses of modern life Her headaches may be caused by stress. force exerted by (parts of) bodies on each other Bridge-designers have to know about stress. force or emphasis placed, in speaking, on particular syllables or words In the word ’widow’ we put stress on the first syllable. stressed adjective too worried and tired to be able to relax
I always feel rather stressed when I have to give a speech.
(linguistics) (of a word or syllable) pronounced with emphasis
In the word ‘later’, the first syllable is stressed.
stressful adjective causing a lot of anxiety
a stressful job.
stress mark noun (linguistics ) a mark used to show where the stress comes in a word etc lay/put stress on to emphasize (a fact etc) He laid stress on this point.
(Definition of stress from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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