Stress - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 14/01/2022

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Stress.

6 letter answer(s) to stress

ACCENT
  1. a diacritical mark used to indicate stress or placed above a vowel to indicate a special pronunciation
  2. the relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch); "he put the stress on the wrong syllable"
  3. put stress on; utter with an accent; "In Farsi, you accent the last syllable of each word"
  4. distinctive manner of oral expression; "he couldn't suppress his contemptuous accent"; "she had a very clear speech pattern"
  5. to stress, single out as important; "Dr. Jones emphasizes exercise in addition to a change in diet"
  6. the usage or vocabulary that is characteristic of a specific group of people; "the immigrants spoke an odd dialect of English"; "he has a strong German accent"; "it has been said that a language is a dialect with an army and navy"
  7. special importance or significance; "the red light gave the central figure increased emphasis"; "the room was decorated in shades of grey with distin
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STRAIN
  1. a special variety of domesticated animals within a species;
  2. (biology) a group of organisms within a species that differ in trivial ways from similar groups;
  3. (physics) deformation of a physical body under the action of applied forces
  4. cause to be tense and uneasy or nervous or anxious;
  5. injury to a muscle (often caused by overuse); results in swelling and pain
  6. alter the shape of (something) by stress; "His body was deformed by leprosy"
  7. (psychology) nervousness resulting from mental stress;
  8. to exert much effort or energy;
  9. difficulty that causes worry or emotional tension;
  10. use to the utmost; exert vigorously or to full capacity;
  11. A group of bacteria or viruses that are genetically distinct from other groups of the same species.
  12. rub through a strainer or process in an electric blender; "puree the vegetables for the baby"
  13. remove by passing through a filter;
  14. separate by pas

10 letter answer(s) to stress

ACCENTUATE
  1. put stress on; utter with an accent; "In Farsi, you accent the last syllable of each word"
  2. to stress, single out as important; "Dr. Jones emphasizes exercise in addition to a change in diet"

8 letter answer(s) to stress

EMPHASIS
  1. intensity or forcefulness of expression; "the vehemence of his denial"; "his emphasis on civil rights"
  2. the relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch); "he put the stress on the wrong syllable"
  3. special and significant stress by means of position or repetition e.g.
  4. special importance or significance; "the red light gave the central figure increased emphasis"; "the room was decorated in shades of grey with distinctive red accents"
  5. Plural of emphasis
  6. Stress

9 letter answer(s) to stress

EMPHASISE
  1. to stress, single out as important; "Dr. Jones emphasizes exercise in addition to a change in diet"
  2. give extra weight to (a communication); "Her gesture emphasized her words"

7 letter answer(s) to stress

TENSION
  1. (psychology) a state of mental or emotional strain or suspense; "he suffered from fatigue and emotional tension"; "stress is a vasoconstrictor"
  2. the physical condition of being stretched or strained; "it places great tension on the leg muscles"; "he could feel the tenseness of her body"
  3. the action of stretching something tight; "tension holds the belt in the pulleys"
  4. (physics) a stress that produces an elongation of an elastic physical body; "the direction of maximum tension moves asymptotically toward the direction of the shear"
  5. feelings of hostility that are not manifest; "he could sense her latent hostility to him"; "the diplomats' first concern was to reduce international tensions"
  6. a balance between and interplay of opposing elements or tendencies (especially in art or literature); "there is a tension created between narrative time and movie time"; "there is a tension between these approaches to understanding history"

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