Name: Sam Zell Age: 71 Pedigree: Legendary real estate investor, known for jumping into distressed situations.
Oaktree has more than $80 billion in assets, becoming one of the leading companies worldwide in distressed debt.
After a few minutes of chatting, the subject of distressed sales of homes across the bridge came up.
When the Ponzi scheme collapsed, the couple was forced to sell the two-bedroom apartment at the distressed price of $1.2 million.
Tacopina is distressed that there is an immediate assumption of guilt.
But the parents, distressed though they were at the thought of losing him, shrunk from the call.
Philip Enderby had certainly seen her, and was distressed at it.
Mixed in with the tossing horns and nimble heels of the terrified, distressed, half-maddened beasts, are the people.
It had often distressed Belasez that her mother and she seemed to have so little in common.
Now these were so distressed by the toil of their pursuit, that they thought proper to put off fighting till the next day.
late 13c., "circumstance that causes anxiety or hardship," from Old French destresse, from Vulgar Latin *districtia "restraint, affliction, narrowness, distress," from Latin districtus, past participle of distringere "draw apart, hinder," also, in Medieval Latin "compel, coerce," from dis- "apart" (see dis-) + stringere "draw tight, press together" (see strain (v.)). Meaning "anguish, suffering; grief" is from c.1300.
distress dis·tress (dĭ-strěs')
Mental or physical suffering or anguish.
Severe strain resulting from exhaustion or trauma.