distress - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate distress

distress is hyphenated as dis-tress

How to pronounce distress

distress is pronounced dɪ´s tr ɛs

Number of syllables in distress

The number of syllables in distress is 2

What part of speech in distress?

distress can be a transitive verb or a noun

How common in the word distress?

distress is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does distress convey?

Has a sentiment score of -2 on a scale of -5 to +5

Common collocations after 'distress'

back, being, call, did, little, look, made, man, most, much, never, signal, sleep, time, voice

Common collocations before 'distress'

can, face, great, head, like, look, made, mother, much, only, saw, see, seem, sound, well

Common collocations of 'distress'

any, back, being, call, came, can, did, even, face, great, head, like, little, long, look, made, man, most, mother, much, only, other, see, seem, show, signal, thought, time, voice, will

Words with similar spelling to distress

mistress

Synonyms of 'distress'

agony, attachment, befoul, blow, bother, CARE, cheerlessness, concern, concernment, condemn, curse, cut, depression, difficulty, disaster, disquiet, disquietude, distraint, distressfulness, disturb, disturbance, doom, dread, eminent domain, envenom, fine, forfeit, forfeiture, frazzle, fret, hardship, heartache, heartbreak, hex, impair, inconvenience, inquietude, insolvency, lacerate, misery, mistreat, mourn, pucker, rack, rasp, sequestration, shock, solicitude, sorrow, threaten, trouble, try, vicissitude, visitation, weigh, weight, wound, wrong, wring, wrench, worry, woe, violate, vexation, vex, upset, twist, twinge, tweak, tribulation, trial, tragedy, torture, torment, thorn, tension, taint, suspense, suffering, stroke, stress, strait, strain, sting, stew, stab, spasm, sore, sconce, scathe, savage, sadness, rub, rigor, rankle, puzzle, put out, prick, prejudice, poverty, pother, poorness, pollute, poison, plague, pitifulness, pitiableness, pinch, pierce, pester, perturbation, perturb, persecute, perplex, pathos, passion, pass, pang, painfulness, pain, overanxiety, outrage, oppression, oppress, nip, mulct, molest, misgiving, misfortune, menace, martyrize, martyr, maltreat, malaise, load, levy, lesion, lamentation, lament, jinx, irritate, irk, injury, injure, infliction, inflame, infect, impressment, impecuniosity, hurt, harry, harrow, harm, harass, gripe, grind, grievousness, Grieve, grievance, grief, grate, gnaw, garnishment, gall, forebodingness, foreboding, fester, Fear, exigency, execution, excruciate, escheat, encumbrance, embarrassment, dolor, disserve, dismay, dismalness, discountenance, discomposure, discommode, discomfort, discomfiture, disadvantage, destroy, despoil, desolation, depress, deprave, defile, damage, crucify, Cross, cramp, corrupt, convulse, constrain, confusion, chagrin, chafe, catastrophe, calamity, burn, burden, blight, bite, bewitch, beset, apprehensiveness, apprehension, anxious seat, anxiety, annoy, annexation, anguish, angst, angary, ail, agonize, agitation, agitate, aggrieve, affliction, afflict, adversity, ache, abuse, zeal

Common Conjunction Collocations of distress

amidst, and, but, either, nor, or, yet, Nor

Lists containing distress

Common collocations of 'soothe'
Common collocations of 'avail'
Common collocations of 'syndrome'
Words with similar spelling to mistress
Synonyms of 'abuse'
Synonyms of 'ache'
Synonyms of 'afflict'
Synonyms of 'affliction'
Synonyms of 'aggrieve'
Synonyms of 'agitate'
Synonyms of 'agitation'
Synonyms of 'agonize'
Synonyms of 'agony'
Synonyms of 'ail'
Synonyms of 'alarm'
Synonyms of 'angst'
Synonyms of 'anguish'
Synonyms of 'annexation'
Synonyms of 'annoy'
Synonyms of 'annoyance'
Synonyms of 'anxiety'
Synonyms of 'apprehension'
Synonyms of 'attachment'
Synonyms of 'befoul'
Synonyms of 'beset'
Synonyms of 'bewitch'
Synonyms of 'bite'
Synonyms of 'bitter pill'
Synonyms of 'blight'
Synonyms of 'blow'
Synonyms of 'bother'
Synonyms of 'burden'
Synonyms of 'burn'
Synonyms of 'calamity'
Synonyms of 'CARE'
Synonyms of 'chafe'
Synonyms of 'chagrin'
Synonyms of 'chill'
Synonyms of 'concern'
Synonyms of 'confusion'
Synonyms of 'convulse'
Synonyms of 'corrupt'
Synonyms of 'cramp'
Synonyms of 'Cross'
Synonyms of 'crucify'
Synonyms of 'damage'
Synonyms of 'defile'
Synonyms of 'deprave'
Synonyms of 'depression'
Synonyms of 'desolation'
Synonyms of 'despair'
Synonyms of 'desperation'
Synonyms of 'despoil'
Synonyms of 'destroy'
Synonyms of 'difficulty'
Synonyms of 'disadvantage'
Synonyms of 'disappointment'
Synonyms of 'disaster'
Synonyms of 'discomfiture'
Synonyms of 'discomfort'
Synonyms of 'discommode'
Synonyms of 'discomposure'
Synonyms of 'discountenance'
Synonyms of 'discourage'
Synonyms of 'dismay'
Synonyms of 'disquiet'
Synonyms of 'disturb'
Synonyms of 'disturbance'
Synonyms of 'dolor'
Synonyms of 'doom'
Synonyms of 'dread'
Synonyms of 'embarrass'
Synonyms of 'embarrassment'
Synonyms of 'eminent domain'
Synonyms of 'encumbrance'
Synonyms of 'envenom'
Synonyms of 'execution'
Synonyms of 'exercise'
Synonyms of 'Fear'
Synonyms of 'fester'
Synonyms of 'fine'
Synonyms of 'flap'
Synonyms of 'foreboding'
Synonyms of 'forfeit'
Synonyms of 'forfeiture'
Common Noun Collocations of adult
Common Noun Collocations of anguish
Common Noun Collocations of acute
Common Noun Collocations of agonizing
Common Noun Collocations of annoy
Common Noun Collocations of affliction
Common Adjective Collocations of agitated
Common Adjective Collocations of alarming
Common Adjective Collocations of angered
Common Adjective Collocations of afflicted
Common Adjective Collocations of agonized
Common Adjective Collocations of acutely
Common Adjective Collocations of abashed
Common Noun Collocations of cry
Common Adjective Collocations of comforting
Common Adjective Collocations of couples
Common Adjective Collocations of comforted
Common Noun Collocations of discomfort
Common Noun Collocations of dire
Common Verb Collocations of deranged
Common Adjective Collocations of deeply
Common Adjective Collocations of downcast
Common Adjective Collocations of decayed
Common Noun Collocations of emotional
Common Noun Collocations of embarrassment
Common Adjective Collocations of exclaim
Common Adjective Collocations of exaggerating
Common Noun Collocations of fictitious
Common Adjective Collocations of forsaken
Common Adjective Collocations of fared
Common Adjective Collocations of floundering
Common Noun Collocations of glare
Common Adjective Collocations of greatly
Common Adjective Collocations of genuinely
Common Adjective Collocations of giggled
Common Adjective Collocations of grieved
Common Noun Collocations of hungrily
Common Noun Collocations of harass
Common Noun Collocations of inconvenience
Common Noun Collocations of imaginable
Common Noun Collocations of intentional
Common Noun Collocations of implored
Common Noun Collocations of imaginings
Common Noun Collocations of insurmountable
Common Verb Collocations of immeasurably
Common Adjective Collocations of jaded
Common Noun Collocations of kinsmen
Common Noun Collocations of lighten
Common Noun Collocations of levied
Common Verb Collocations of marveled
Common Verb Collocations of malady
Common Adjective Collocations of miserably
Common Noun Collocations of nausea
Common Noun Collocations of newborn
Common Noun Collocations of needy
Common Noun Collocations of negligent
Common Noun Collocations of newborns
Common Noun Collocations of negligently
Common Noun Collocations of newlywed
Common Adjective Collocations of needy
Common Noun Collocations of occasioned
Common Noun Collocations of onlooker
Common Verb Collocations of overloading
Common Noun Collocations of psychological
Common Noun Collocations of peril
Common Adjective Collocations of pinched
Common Adjective Collocations of pursed
Common Adjective Collocations of perplexed
Common Adjective Collocations of princesses
Common Adjective Collocations of paled
Common Noun Collocations of quacks
Common Adjective Collocations of qualm
Common Noun Collocations of relieved
Common Noun Collocations of rent
Common Noun Collocations of relieve
Common Noun Collocations of reminders
Common Adjective Collocations of relief
Common Adjective Collocations of relieve
Common Adjective Collocations of rescuing
Common Adjective Collocations of recollections
Common Adjective Collocations of rowing
Common Noun Collocations of signs
Common Noun Collocations of signal
Common Noun Collocations of signals
Common Verb Collocations of stink
Common Adjective Collocations of shocked
Common Adjective Collocations of sore
Common Noun Collocations of unrelieved
Common Noun Collocations of uttermost