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Distressed | Definition of Distressed by Merriam-Webster


feeling or showing extreme unhappiness or pain. : not having enough money : experiencing financial trouble. —used to describe something (such as a piece of  ...

Distress | Define Distress at Dictionary.com


Distress definition, great pain, anxiety, or sorrow; acute physical or mental suffering; affliction; trouble. See more.

Distressed - definition of distressed by The Free Dictionary


Suffering distress: the distressed parents of wayward youths. 2. a. Economically blighted; impoverished: distressed communities. b. At risk of being foreclosed ...

distressed - Dictionary Definition : Vocabulary.com


You feel worn out and pulled in different directions — which rings true to the word's origin: the Latin word districtus, meaning "drawn apart." Being distressed ...

Distress - definition of distress by The Free Dictionary


tr.v. dis·tressed, dis·tress·ing, dis·tress·es. 1. To cause strain, anxiety, or suffering to. See Synonyms at trouble. 2. To mar or otherwise treat (an object or fabric, for ...

distress - Dictionary Definition : Vocabulary.com


See the word stress hanging out at the end of distress? There's a good reason for that. The noun distress refers to a state of severe anxiety or strain, often ...

distress Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary


distress meaning, definition, what is distress: a feeling of extreme worry, sadness, or pain: . Learn more.

distress - definition of distress in English from the Oxford dictionary


Meaning, pronunciation and example sentences, English to English reference content. ... 1Extreme anxiety, sorrow, or pain: to his distress he saw that she was  ...

distressed Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary


distressed definition, meaning, what is distressed: upset or worried: . Learn more.

Distressed Securities Definition | Investopedia


Distressed securities are financial instruments in a company that is near or is currently going through bankruptcy. This usually results from a company's inability ...

affected with or suffering from distress.
(of merchandise or property for sale) damaged, out-of-date, or used.
(of real estate) foreclosed and offered for sale.
(of furniture) purposely blemished or marred so as to give an antique appearance.
(of fabric) made or processed to appear faded or wrinkled, as if from long, steady use: Our best-selling jeans are the ones in distressed denim.
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