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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - Unpleasantly.

Usage examples (29)
  • Adjective : distress livestock; distress wheat. ,distress prices; distress borrowing
  • Verb (used with object) : to be distressed by excessive work. ,His suffering distressed him into committing suicide
  • And most distressingly she moaned but nought explained.
  • That's good-and it's bad-and it's distressingly familiar. for more
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