To stress, single out as important.
Dr. Jones emphasizes exercise in addition to a change in diet.
(psychology) a state of mental or emotional strain or suspense.
He suffered from fatigue and emotional tension.
Stress is a vasoconstrictor.
Put stress on; utter with an accent.
In Farsi, you accent the last syllable of each word.
4) Stress NounFocus
Special emphasis attached to something.
The stress was more on accuracy than on speed.
5) Stress NounStrain
Difficulty that causes worry or emotional tension.
She endured the stresses and strains of life.
He presided over the economy during the period of the greatest stress and danger.
6) Stress Noun
(physics) force that produces strain on a physical body.
The intensity of stress is expressed in units of force divided by units of area.
Bring Out, Set Off - direct attention to, as if by means of contrast.
Bear Down - pay special attention to.
Evince, Express, Show - give expression to.
Break Down, Lose It, Snap - lose control of one`s emotions; "When she heard that she had not passed the exam, she lost it completely".
Preparation, Readying - the activity of putting or setting in order in advance of some act or purpose; "preparations for the ceremony had begun".
Hold, Keep, Maintain - keep in a certain state, position, or activity; e.g.,; "I have been kept in the dark".
Esteem, Regard, Respect - the condition of being honored (esteemed or respected or well regarded); "Get youself respected".
Confront, Face, Face Up - deal with (something unpleasant) head on; "Wanna face Afridi?".
Confrontation, Encounter, Face-Off, Showdown - a hostile disagreement face-to-face; "Again they faced off".
Brush, Clash, Encounter, Skirmish - a minor short-term fight.
Encounter, Meeting - a casual or unexpected convergence; "There was a brief encounter in the hallway".
Continue, Go Along, Go On, Keep, Proceed - continue a certain state, condition, or activity; "How are your Eid preparations going on?".
Compel, Obligate, Oblige - force somebody to do something; "I got compelled".