- Obsolete form of stress.
1658, Sir Thomas Browne, The Garden of Cyrus:
- Which consisting of two Vectes or armes, converted towards each other, the innitency and stresse being made upon the hypomochlion or fulciment in the decussation, the greater compression is made by the union of two impulsors.
- first-person singular present indicative of
- third-person singular present indicative of
- first-person singular present subjunctive of
- third-person singular present subjunctive of
- second-person singular imperative of
- to stress (cause or suffer emotional strain; be affected by stress)
- “stresse” in The Bokmål Dictionary.