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Distressed appears in the following palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):

  • Desserts I desire not, so long no lost one rise distressed.
  • I saw desserts; I'd no lemons; alas, no melon. Distressed was I.
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Definition of the adjective distressed

What does distressed mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: more distressed / most distressed

  1. facing or experiencing financial trouble or difficulty
  2. generalized feeling of distress
  3. suffering severe physical strain or distress
    • example: he dropped out of the race, clearly distressed and having difficulty breathing
    • synonym of distressed: stressed
    • similar: troubled
  4. afflicted with or marked by anxious uneasiness or trouble or grief

Alternative definition of the adjective distressed

adjective

  1. anxious or uneasy
  2. [context: of merchandise etc] damaged
  3. [context: of a property] offered for sale after foreclosure
  4. [context: of furniture etc] faded or abused in order to appear old, or antique

Definition of the verb distressed

What does distressed mean as a doing word?

verb

  1. past of distress

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Google previewFinancial Terms Dictionary (2015)

Terminology Plain and Simple Explained by Thomas Herold

Distressed Assets Distressed assets are assets that a company or individual has been forced to place for sale at a significant...

Although there are various types of distressed assets offered for sale, among the most common in the wake of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Alternative Investments (2008)

by Greg N. Gregoriou

Distressed Index is an equally weighted performance index of the distressed hedge funds. To be included in this index, the hedge funds must ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Human Relationships (2009)

Vol. 1- by Harry T. Reis, Susan Sprecher

Using these methods, researchers have provided detailed information about how marital distressed and nondistressed couples behave during conflict. During conflict, distressed couples make more negative statements and fewer positive ...

Google previewDictionary of Americanisms (1877)

A Glossary of Words and Phrases Usually Regarded as Peculiar to the United States by John Russell Bartlett

Distressed. (Pron. distressed.) Miserable; wretched. "Distressed man!

Google previewA Romanized Hindūstāni and English Dictionary (1864)

Designed for the Use of Schools ... by Nathaniel Brice

straight, tight, narrow, confined ; scarce ; distressed, sad : 8. m. a horse -belt, a girth. Tang, or Tang, t. f. the leg. Tanga, 8. m. a small two-wheeled car without covering, and on which one person only can sit. Tanga, 8. m. two paisa.

Google previewA Dictionary, Hindustani & English (1866)

Accompanied by a Reversed Dictionary, English and Hindustani by Duncan Forbes

shikasta-bäl, broken-winged, distressed, shikasia-bali, f. distress, wretchedness, shikasta-pā, ...

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Quotes about Distressed

If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing itself, but to your estimate of it; and this you have the power to revoke at any moment. (Marcus Aurelius)
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Scrabble value of D2I1S1T1R1E1S1S1E1D2

The value of this 10-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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