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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Afflicted with or marked by anxious uneasiness or trouble or grief; Facing or experiencing financial trouble or difficulty; Suffering severe physical strain.

Usage examples (36)
  • distressed companies need loans and technical advice
  • He dropped out of the race, clearly distressed and having difficulty breathing
  • Adjective : Our best-selling jeans are the ones in distressed denim
  • Adjective : distress livestock; distress wheat. ,distress prices; distress borrowing for more
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