Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Abbrev. fr. distress,; or cf. OF. estrecier, to press, pinch, (assumed) LL. strictiare, fr. L. strictus,. See Distress
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. estrecir, from L. strictus, stringĕre, to draw tight.
If the speaker desires to impress on others his own feelings or convictions, the final stress is the result.
"The Ontario High School Reader" by A.E. Marty
We find, as we might expect, that it is not on Man simply as individual that stress is here laid.
"The Religious Experience of the Roman People" by W. Warde Fowler
It may seem to many, that we lay too much stress on this point, of danger from moles and mice.
"Farm drainage" by Henry Flagg French
Under the storm and stress of her troubles Mrs. Osbourne had been stricken with fever.
"Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Vol. 13" by Elbert Hubbard
The stress of passion often discloses an aspect of the personality completely ignored till then by its closest intimates.
"Chance" by Joseph Conrad
Each one of the many, many ugly war-machines was sealed in its own cocoon of overdrive-stressed space.
"Talents, Incorporated" by William Fitzgerald Jenkins
But this aspect of Jackson's personality has been too much stressed.
"A History of the United States" by Cecil Chesterton
The trouble is our faith grows dim in these moments of stress.
"The Root of Evil" by Thomas Dixon
So familiar are these matters to the general public that only one point need here be stressed: the difference between nationality and race.
"The New World of Islam" by Lothrop Stoddard
Aren't such attacks characteristic of the stress and strain of modern life?
"Disturbing Sun" by Robert Shirley Richardson
BUT. Hold! Ere upon your loss
You lay much stress,
A long-concealed crime
I would confess.
"HMS Pinafore: Act II" by William Schwenck Gilbert
By faith my works, my righteousness,
And duties all I own
But loss and dung; and lay my stress
On what my Lord has done.
"The Believer's Principles : Chap. IV." by Ralph Erskine
But in Life’s stress and struggle,
We somehow, grew apart,
You know these Irish mothers,
'Tis “the childer” has their heart.
"Himself" by Alice Guerin Crist
Yet one prayer more my heart audacious,
Weeping, lifts up in bodeful stress,
What if my native land forget me
In my sad exile's loneliness?
"To Kasbek" by Mikhail Yuryevich Lermontov
But sorrow bides with us and ill,
And stress and sacrifice and loss,
And we must strive to meet them still
Climbing the weary "Way of the Cross."
"The Way Of The Cross" by Clinton Scollard
For my great pity in his stress
Because that sad and bare he went,
I now am clad with happiness,
And rich in sweet content:
'Twas Love, the King, who crossed my way
"The Wayfarer" by Anna Johnston MacManus
Will Workers Be Sick , Stressed and Dissatisfied.
Or does the candidate who is trailing in the polls tend to be under greater stress - and therefore likely to blink more often.
Or does the candidate who is trailing in the polls tend to be under greater stress — and therefore likely to blink more often.
Hormones and oils can increase with your stress level and create the right environment for bacteria to grow rapidly.
Troops stressed to breaking point .
Counselors stress listening to threats of suicide.
Archie wanted to take a bit of Holidiay stress away by sharing this video he ran into.
Stress free cause they aren't all in your home, but you can still get a huge overload on ' Cuteness ' just by watching the video.
Berea's Mayor Cyril Kleem warns of stressed general fund.
Mayor Cyril M Kleem will give a presentation about the city's stressed general fund at Tuesday's City Council meeting.
Calves and heifers also suffer performance losses during heat stress.
Ever feel so stressed you don't know where to begin de-stressing.
NEW YORK--One-third of Americans are living with extreme stress and nearly half of Americans (48 percent) believe that their stress has increased over the past five years.
If your bird is stressed out in your home, provide ways to de-stress it with these tips.
(FORTUNE Magazine) – Stress has become part of everyday life--40% of US workers feel it on the job--but not all stress is bad.
Let us consider the case of a stress energy tensor corresponding to a perfect ﬂuid, Tµν = (d + p) uµ uν + gµν p, with d the density of the ﬂuid and p its pressure.
Quintessence-like Dark Matter in Spiral Galaxies
We start this section by stressing that only spectral properties on the scale of the average level spacing can be described by Random Matrix Theory.
Randomness on the Lattice
With this, we can now compute the components of the stress tensor.
Black Holes Must Die
Finally we stress that from the third condition in Deﬁnition 2 it follows that the stress energy tensor contracted twice with lα is identically zero, i.e. Tαβ lα lβ = 0.
The First Law of Isolated Horizons via Noether Theorem
Some restriction on the stress tensor is usually essential , because every spacetime is a solution of Einstein’s equations with some stress tensor.
The Classical Singularity Theorems and their Quantum Loopholes