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Synonyms and Antonyms of distress

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distress

synonym (synonym of distress)

  • (noun.feeling)
    psychological suffering (noun.feeling)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the seizure and holding of property as security for payment of a debt or satisfaction of a claim (noun.act)
     
  • (verb.social)
    bring into difficulties or distress, especially financial hardship (verb.social)
     

hypernym (distress IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a state of adversity (danger or affliction or need) (noun.state)
    a state of misfortune or affliction (noun.state)
     
  • bring into difficulties or distress, especially financial hardship (verb.social)
    to cause inconvenience or discomfort to (verb.social)
     
  • cause mental pain to (verb.emotion)
    move deeply (verb.emotion)
     
  • extreme physical pain (noun.state)
    a symptom of some physical hurt or disorder (noun.state)
     
  • psychological suffering (noun.feeling)
    emotional distress; a fundamental feeling that people try to avoid (noun.feeling)
     
  • the seizure and holding of property as security for payment of a debt or satisfaction of a claim (noun.act)
    the taking possession of something by legal process (noun.act)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF distress relation)

  • a state of adversity (danger or affliction or need) (noun.state)
    extreme distress of body or mind (noun.state)
     
  • (noun.state)
    an oppressive condition of physical or mental or social or economic distress (noun.state)
     
  • (noun.state)
    hard or painful trouble or struggle (noun.state)
     
  • cause mental pain to (verb.emotion)
    cause to feel distressed or worried (verb.emotion)
     
  • psychological suffering (noun.feeling)
    extreme mental distress (noun.feeling)
     
  • (noun.feeling)
    self-imposed distress (noun.feeling)
     
  • (noun.feeling)
    (Yiddish) trouble and suffering (noun.feeling)
     
  • (noun.feeling)
    a figurative injury (to your feelings or pride) (noun.feeling)
     

derivation (.... is derived from distress)

  • cause mental pain to (verb.emotion)
    psychological suffering (noun.feeling)
     
  • psychological suffering (noun.feeling)
    give trouble or pain to (verb.body)
     
  • (verb.emotion)
    experience (emotional) pain (verb.emotion)
     
  • (verb.emotion)
    cause mental pain to (verb.emotion)
     
  • (verb.perception)
    be the source of pain (verb.perception)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym derivation hurt suffering distraint straiten seizure pain hurting adversity disturb trouble anguish torment self-torment self-torture tsoris wound hurt suffer ache suffering

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