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Meaning of stressed by Wiktionary Dictionary

stressed


    Pronunciation

    • Rhymes: -ɛst

    Verb

    stressed

    1. Simple past tense and past participle of stress .

    Adjective

    stressed ( comparative more stressed, superlative most stressed )

    1. suffering stress ( either physical or mental )
    2. ( phonetics ) having a stress or accent

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Explanation of stressed by Wordnet Dictionary

stressed


    Adjective
    1. bearing a stress or accent

    2. an iambic foot consists of an unstressed syllable followed by a stressed syllable as in `delay'
    3. suffering severe physical strain or distress

    4. he dropped out of the race, clearly distressed and having difficulty breathing