distressed

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dɪˈstɹɛst/
  • Rhymes: -ɛst
  • Hyphenation: dis‧tressed

Adjective[edit]

distressed (comparative more distressed, superlative most distressed)

  1. anxious or uneasy
    I'm distressed that John hasn't answered my calls. I hope nothing bad happened to him on the way here.
  2. (of merchandise, etc.) damaged
  3. (of a property) offered for sale after foreclosure
  4. (of furniture, etc.) faded or abused in order to appear old, or antique

Translations[edit]

Verb[edit]

distressed

  1. simple past tense and past participle of distress