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1stress/ˈstrɛs/noun
pluralstresses
1stress
/ˈstrɛs/
noun
pluralstresses
Learner's definition of STRESS  
[noncount]  : a state of mental tension and worry caused by problems in your life, work, etc.
   b  : something that causes strong feelings of worry or anxiety
[noncount]
[count]
: physical force or pressure
[noncount]
[count]
[noncount]  : special importance or attention that is given to something
: greater loudness or force given to a syllable of a word in speech or to a beat in music
[noncount]
[count]
2stress/ˈstrɛs/verb
stressesstressedstressing
2stress
/ˈstrɛs/
verb
stressesstressedstressing
Learner's definition of STRESS  
[+ object]  : to give special attention to (something)
[+ object]  : to pronounce (a syllable or word) in a louder or more forceful way than other syllables or words
US, informal  : to feel very worried or anxious about something : to feel stress
[no object]
[+ object]

stress out

[phrasal verb]
stress outinformal or stress (someone) out or stress out (someone) 
: to feel very worried or anxious or to make (someone) feel very worried or anxious
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