Go to Bing homepage

stress

US [stres]
UK [stres]
  • n.压力;强调;内应力;干旱
  • v.强调;受力;压;着重
  • Web应激;重音;紧迫
Plural Form:stresses  Present Participle:stressing  Past Tense:stressed  
stress
Show examples
n.
精神压力mental pressure
1.
[u][c]
精神压力;心理负担;紧张pressure or worry caused by the problems in sb's life
Things can easily go wrong when people are under stress .
人在压力之下,办事情就容易出差错。
to suffer from stress
有精神压力
coping with stress
应对压力
She failed to withstand the stresses and strains of public life.
她承受不了作为一个公众人物的生活压力和紧张。
stress-related illnesses
与精神压力有关的疾病
emotional/mental stress
情感╱精神压力
Stress is often a factor in the development of long-term sickness.
心理压力常常是形成长期疾病的一个因素。
stress management(= dealing with stress)
对于压力的应对
物理压力physical pressure
2.
[u][c]
~ (on sth)
压力;应力pressure put on sth that can damage it or make it lose its shape
When you have an injury you start putting stress on other parts of your body.
一旦受伤,你便会让身体其他部位受力。
a stress fracture of the foot(= one caused by such pressure)
足部应力性骨折
强调emphasis
3.
[u]
~ (on sth)
强调;重要性special importance given to sth
She lays great stress on punctuality.
她十分注重守时。
I think the company places too much stress on cost and not enough on quality.
我认为公司对成本强调有余,而对质量重视不足。
单词;音节on word/syllable
4.
[u][c]
重音;重读an extra force used when pronouncing a particular word or syllable
We worked on pronunciation, stress and intonation.
我们学习了语音、重读和语调。
primary/secondary stress
主重音;次重音
In ‘strategic’ the stress falls on the second syllable.
strategic 一词的重音在第二音节。
音乐in music
5.
[u][c]
加强(音)extra force used when making a particular sound in music
疾病illness
6.
[u]
环境恶劣引起的疾病illness caused by difficult physical conditions
Those most vulnerable to heat stress are the elderly.
上了年纪的人最容易因受热而生病。
v.
强调emphasize
1.
[t]
强调;着重to emphasize a fact, an idea, etc.
He stressed the importance of a good education.
他强调了接受良好教育的重要性。
I must stress that everything I've told you is strictly confidential.
我必须强调,我告诉你的一切都要严加保密。
‘There is,’ Johnson stressed, ‘no real alternative.’
约翰逊强调说:“别无真正能够替代的办法。”
It must be stressed that this disease is very rare.
必须着重指出,这种病非常罕见。
I cannot stress too much how important this is.
这事的重要性我不用再三强调。
单词;音节word/syllable
2.
[t]
~ sth
重读;用重音读to give extra force to a word or syllable when saying it
You stress the first syllable in ‘happiness’.
happiness 一词重读第一个音节。
3.
[i][t]
(使)焦虑不安,疲惫不堪to become or make sb become too anxious or tired to be able to relax
I try not to stress out when things go wrong.
出问题时,我尽量不紧张。
Driving in cities really stresses me (out).
在城市里开车让我真的很紧张。

Sample Sentence

Definition:
Category:AllAll,OralOral,WrittenWritten,TitleTitle,TechnicalTechnical
Source:AllAll,DictionaryDictionary,WebWeb
Difficulty:AllAll,EasyEasy,MiddleMiddle,HardHard
More sentence filters
Hide sentence filters