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How to Pronounce distress?

Correct pronunciation for the word "distress" is [dɪstɹˈɛs], [dɪstɹˈɛs], [d_ɪ_s_t_ɹ_ˈɛ_s].

Definition of distress

  1. Extreme pain; anguish of body or mind; general affliction; a state of danger; the act of distraining goods; the thing taken by distraining.
  2. To afflict with pain or anguish; to oppress with calamity; to make miserable; to compel by pain or suffering; to distrain. See Distrain.

Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language By Nuttall, P.Austin

What are similar-sounding words for distress?

What is the present tense of Distress?

  • The personal forms of the verb "distress" in present tense are:

  • - I distress

  • - You distress

  • - He/she/it distresses

  • - We distress

  • - You distress

  • - They distress
  • What is the past tense of Distress?

  • The personal forms of the verb "distress" in past tense are:

  • - I distressed.

  • - You distressed.

  • - He/she/it distressed.

  • - We distressed.

  • - You distressed.

  • - They distressed.
  • What is the adverb for distress?

    The adverb form of the word "distress" is "distressingly".

    What is the adjective for distress?

    The adjective form of the word "distress" is "distressed".

    Usage over time for distress:

    This graph shows how "distress" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

    What is the plural form of distress?

    The plural of the "distress" can be the "distresses".

    What is the singular form of distress?

    The singular of the "distress" can be the "distress".

    Synonyms for Distress:


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