English Synonyms and Antonyms
distressed, hard-pressed, hard put, in a bad way(p)adjective
facing or experiencing financial trouble or difficulty
"distressed companies need loans and technical advice"; "financially hard-pressed Mexican hotels are lowering their prices"; "we were hard put to meet the mortgage payment"; "found themselves in a bad way financially"
dysphoric, distressed, unhappyadjective
generalized feeling of distress
suffering severe physical strain or distress
"he dropped out of the race, clearly distressed and having difficulty breathing"
disquieted, distressed, disturbed, upset, worriedadjective
afflicted with or marked by anxious uneasiness or trouble or grief
"too upset to say anything"; "spent many disquieted moments"; "distressed about her son's leaving home"; "lapsed into disturbed sleep"; "worried parents"; "a worried frown"; "one last worried check of the sleeping children"
stressed, disordered, mad, unhinged, upset, sick, overturned, worried, upturned, maladjusted, confused, apprehensive, brainsick, demented, unhappy, hard put, upset(a), broken, hard-pressed, crazy, disquieted, disturbed, unbalanced, in a bad way(p), dysphoric
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No woman has ever so comforted the distressed or distressed the comfortable. -- On Eleanor Roosevelt
Information on the Internet is overwhelming and can make you even more anxious and distressed, articles may not provide you with anything helpful. They may not tell you specifically what you should be doing.
It's very likely that cats suffer just as much from fireworks phobia as dogs, but since cats tend to be more independent in the home and usually run and hide during fearful situations, their owners may just not realize that they are distressed from fireworks.
Mr Sarao is understandably distressed. His mental health is fragile. It adds to the stress and strain these proceedings have put on him.
I am deeply distressed about the injustice of the whole thing, he's a sociopath. He's a serial rapist.
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