Definisi 'distress'
English to English
noun
1 psychological suffering
Example:
• the death of his wife caused him great distress
source: wordnet30
2 a state of adversity (danger or affliction or need)
Example:
• a ship in distress
• she was the classic maiden in distress
source: wordnet30
3 extreme physical pain
Example:
• the patient appeared to be in distress
source: wordnet30
4 the seizure and holding of property as security for payment of a debt or satisfaction of a claim
Example:
• Originally distress was a landlord's remedy against a tenant for unpaid rents or property damage but now the landlord is given a landlord's lien
source: wordnet30
5 Extreme pain or suffering; anguish of body or mind; as, to suffer distress from the gout, or from the loss of friends.
source: webster1913
verb
6 bring into difficulties or distress, especially financial hardship
source: wordnet30
7 cause mental pain to
Example:
• The news of her child's illness distressed the mother
source: wordnet30
8 To cause pain or anguish to; to pain; to oppress with calamity; to afflict; to harass; to make miserable.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
hurt, suffer, ache, smart, seizure, pain, painfulness, hurting, disturb, bother, anguish, torment, torture, self-torment, self-torture, besiege,

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