Stress in a sentence as a noun

Make money, save as much as you can and avoid debt like plague, you already have enough stress in your life.

Maybe it's the chronic lack of sleep, maybe it's malnutrition, maybe it's stress, or maybe it's ***** or alcohol.

Dr. Gabor Mate has done great research linking addictions of any kind to stresses in the body.

Looking at your stocks every day will at least add to your stress levels, and maybe your decisions will get thrown off.

" It can reach a point where you can barely purchase a soda without any stress over spending money.

Listening to pundits showing you charts and graphs and science about how you're wasting your life will just invite stress and pressure.

Take some rodents, subject them to unpredictable stress to get them depressed, then give some ketamine.

I plan to take the next couple days off, just cuz. I can do that whenever, of course and often do, because I have a chronic illness which is exacerbated by stress.

Stress in a sentence as a verb

You can't just push through the physical symptoms of extreme stress and exhaustion, at least not without causing even more harm.

I get bored when I'm not engaged, and I have difficulty engaging with people because anxiety and stress make me shut down.

No one enduring the stress of a terminal cancer should have to stress about getting ends to meet during their last months alive.

There's been times when I didn't have time to catch my flight, or my stress levels were bordering on unmanageable, or I didn't want to miss that wedding at any cost.

Apparently there's a light that indicates override, but who would notice such things under that amount of stress?IOW, it was a disaster from top to bottom.

Not because of the legal costs, but because:- it's disruptive to the business - your whole life becomes dealing with due diligence, not to mention the stress level- it gives the acquirer the chance to rethink their decision or consider another route- business conditions could change - your biggest competitor goes up for sale at a bargain basement priceSo, in the end, you're not optimizing for cost, and prepping for DD is definitely not worth doing pre-product or at the expense of building your business.

Or, if removing the onions was critically important, why you didn't run a small set of onion-free test batches on a parallel process line and then put those batches through lots of tests, both in the lab and in the field, before making the change?I've worked as a semiconductor engineer, specifically in charge of diagnosing problems that arose in the field, so believe me when I tell you that I've seen "simple", "well understood" little tweaks in a semiconductor processing recipe cost companies millions of dollars and one **** of a lot of stress.

Stress definitions


the relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch); "he put the stress on the wrong syllable"

See also: emphasis accent


(psychology) a state of mental or emotional strain or suspense; "he suffered from fatigue and emotional tension"; "stress is a vasoconstrictor"

See also: tension tenseness


special emphasis attached to something; "the stress was more on accuracy than on speed"

See also: focus


difficulty that causes worry or emotional tension; "she endured the stresses and strains of life"; "he presided over the economy during the period of the greatest stress and danger"- R.J.Samuelson

See also: strain


(physics) force that produces strain on a physical body; "the intensity of stress is expressed in units of force divided by units of area"


to stress, single out as important; "Dr. Jones emphasizes exercise in addition to a change in diet"

See also: emphasize emphasise punctuate accent accentuate


put stress on; utter with an accent; "In Farsi, you accent the last syllable of each word"

See also: accent accentuate


test the limits of; "You are trying my patience!"

See also: strain