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stress British & World English

Pressure or tension exerted on a material object

STRESS British & World English

A computer programming language designed for use in solving civil engineering structural analysis problems

de-stress British & World English

Relax after a period of work or tension

stress test British & World English

A test of cardiovascular fitness made by monitoring the heart rate during a period of increasingly strenuous exercise

stress-ridden British & World English

Suffering from mental or emotional stress

stress-timed British & World English

(Of a language) characterized by a rhythm in which primary stresses occur at roughly equal intervals, irrespective of the number of unstressed syllables in between. English is a stress-timed language

yield stress British & World English

The value of stress at a yield point or at the yield strength

primary stress British & World English

The strongest accent in a word or breath group

residual stress British & World English

The stress present in an object in the absence of any external load or force

Reynolds stress British & World English

The net rate of transfer of momentum across a surface in a fluid resulting from turbulence in the fluid

stress fracture British & World English

A fracture of a bone caused by repeated (rather than sudden) mechanical stress

stress-induced British & World English

(Especially of a medical problem) caused by stress or mental fatigue

stress-related British & World English

(Especially of a medical problem) associated with or caused by stress or mental fatigue

secondary stress British & World English

The accent on a syllable of a word or breath group that is weaker than the primary stress but stronger than the lack of stress

stress incontinence British & World English

A condition (found chiefly in women) in which there is involuntary emission of urine when pressure within the abdomen increases suddenly, as in coughing or jumping

post-traumatic stress disorder British & World English

A condition of persistent mental and emotional stress occurring as a result of injury or severe psychological shock, typically involving disturbance of sleep and constant vivid recall of the experience, with dulled responses to others and to the outside world

overstress British & World English

Subject to too much physical or mental stress

technostress British & World English

Stress or psychosomatic illness caused by working with computer technology on a daily basis

storm and stress in storm British & World English

another term for Sturm und Drang.

stress English Thesaurus

he's obviously under a lot of stress

stress English-Spanish

tensión f

stress Spanish-English


de-stress English-Spanish

liberarse del estrés

stress-free English-Spanish

sin estrés, libre de estrés

stress fracture English-Spanish

fractura f de fatiga

stress out English-Spanish

estresarse, ponerse* tenso

stress-related in -related English-Spanish

relacionado con el estrés

to cope with stress in cope English-Spanish

saber* sobrellevar el estrés

to lay stress on sth in stress English-Spanish

poner* énfasis, enfatizar* algo, recalcar*

a stress-related illness in stress English-Spanish

una enfermedad provocada por

it's a stress-related thing in thing English-Spanish

es un problema relacionado con el estrés

learn how to cope with stress in stress English-Spanish

aprenda a sobrellevar el estrés

to perform well under stress in stress English-Spanish

trabajar bien bajo presión

smoking/stress is a prime suspect in suspect English-Spanish

se sospecha que lo más probable es que el tabaco/estrés sea el causante

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