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Definition of Distress
DistressDistress Dis*tress", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Distressed; p. pr.
& vb. n. Distressing.] [Cf. OF. destrecier. See Distress,
1. To cause pain or anguish to; to pain; to oppress with
calamity; to afflict; to harass; to make miserable.
We are troubled on every side, yet not distressed.
--2 Cor. iv.
2. To compel by pain or suffering.
Men who can neither be distressed nor won into a
sacrifice of duty. --A. Hamilton.
3. (Law) To seize for debt; to distrain.
Syn: To pain; grieve; harass; trouble; perplex; afflict;
Meaning of Distress from wikipedia
(medicine), an aversive state
a person shows maladaptive behaviors Mental distress
- Acute respiratory distress syndrome
(ARDS) is a type of respiratory failure characterized
by rapid onset
of widespread inflammation
in the lungs. Symptoms...
- The damsel
is a recurring narrative device
(or trope) in which
one or more men must rescue
who has either
- A distress
signal, also known
as a distress
call, is an internationally recognized means
help. Distress signals
- Infantile respiratory distress syndrome
(IRDS), also called respiratory distress syndrome
of newborn, or increasingly surfactant deficiency disorder
- Financial distress
is a term in corporate finance
used to indicate
of a company
- In medicine, distress
is an aversive state
to completely adapt
and their resulting stress
is a theme
art, entertainment, and media, in which
a beautiful woman
must be rescued
by a hero. Damsel
(original title: Violet
and Whit Stillman's Damsels
) is a 2011 American comedy
by ****essing the intensity
of the distinct
sensations, the degree
involved, and its burden
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