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British English: /strɛs/
American English: /strɛs/

Translation of stress in German:


  • 1 (strain)
    Stress Mask.
    be [placed] under stress
    unter Stress Dat. stehen
  • 2 (emphasis)
    Betonung Fem.
    Nachdruck Mask.
    lay or place or put [a] stress on something
    auf etwas Akk. Wert od. Gewicht legen
  • 3 (accentuation)
    Betonung Fem.
    (in verse) Hebung Fem.
    put the/a stress on something
    etwas betonen
    which syllable carries the stress?
    welche Silbe trägt den Ton?

transitive verb

  • 1 (emphasize)
    Wert legen auf + Akk. (richtige Ernährung, gutes Benehmen, Sport usw.)
    stress [the point] that …
    darauf hinweisen, dass …
  • 2 (Linguistics)
    betonen (Silbe, Vokal usw.)

Phrasal verbs

stress out

stressen [informal]
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