1) Stress VerbAccent, Accentuate, Emphasise, Emphasize, Punctuate
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.
3) Stress VerbAccent, Accentuate
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.
(physics) force that produces strain on a physical body.
The intensity of stress is expressed in units of force divided by units of area.
Bear Down - pay special attention to.
Loud - characterized by or producing sound of great volume or intensity; "a group of loud children".
Evil Eye - a look that is believed to have the power of inflicting harm; "I caught the evil eye".
Bean Town, Beantown, Boston, Capital Of Massachusetts, Hub Of The Universe - state capital and largest city of Massachusetts; a major center for banking and financial services; "Coming Boston was my compulsion".