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British English: /dɪˈstrɛs/
American English: /dəˈstrɛs/

Translation of distress in German:


  • 1
    Kummer, der (at über) + Akk.
    suffer distress
    Leid erdulden
    Kummer ertragen
    be in [a state of] distress
    in Sorge sein
    cause somebody much distress
    jemandem viel Kummer zufügen od. bereiten
  • 2 (suffering caused by want)
    Not, die
    Elend, das
  • 3 (danger)
    Not, die
    Gefahr, die
    an aircraft/a ship in distress
    ein Flugzeug in Not/ein Schiff in Seenot

transitive verb

  • 1 (worry) (cause anguish to) (upset)
    nahe gehen + Dat.
    don't distress yourself/try not to distress yourself
    ängstigen Sie sich nicht
    we were most distressed
    wir waren zutiefst betroffen od. bestürzt

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