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  Words related to distressed

Related / Similar Words: dysphoric, unhappy, disquieted, disturbed, upset, worried, hard-pressed, hard put, in a bad way(p), in trouble(p), stressed

 

Definition:
  • generalized feeling of distress;
  • afflicted with or marked by anxious uneasiness or trouble or grief; "too upset to say anything"; "spent many disquieted moments"; "distressed about her son''s leaving home"; "lapsed into disturbed sleep"; "worried parents"; "a worried frown"; "one last wo;
  • facing or experiencing financial trouble or difficulty; "the troubled car industry"; "distressed companies need loans and technical advice"; "financially hard-pressed Mexican hotels are lowering their prices"; "we were hard put to meet the mortgage paymen;
  • suffering severe physical strain or distress; "he dropped out of the race, clearly distressed and having difficulty breathing"; "the victim was in a bad way and needed immediate attention";

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    See Also: dejected, unhappy

     

     
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