I definitely run myself through a lot of stress, too, but I somehow keep a youthful vibe.
Nor do these studies address the structural and systematic issues that contribute to obesity, such as poverty and stress.
Mainstream Jewish proponents of Israel such as AIPAC tend to stress alliance and solidarity with the United States.
The stress of the shoot eventually took a physical toll on Duvall, with the actress falling so ill her hair began falling out.
“We stress with everyone that they should discuss this with their doctor,” says Wold.
The distinctions of stress in some languages are less marked than in others.
The trouble is our faith grows dim in these moments of stress.
I have let my letter lie from a stress of small interruptions.
If there be stress or want within the four seas, the gift of Heaven will pass for ever.
It is not without significance that so great a stress was always laid upon her personal loveliness.
c.1300, "hardship, adversity, force, pressure," in part a shortening of Middle French destresse (see distress), in part from Old French estrece "narrowness, oppression," from Vulgar Latin *strictia, from Latin strictus "compressed," past participle of stringere "draw tight" (see strain (v.)). The purely psychological sense is attested from 1942.
c.1300, "to subject (someone) to force or compulsion," from the source of stress (n.). The figurative meaning "put emphasis on" is first recorded 1896, from notion of laying pressure on something by relying on it. Related: Stressed; stressing.
An applied force or system of forces that tends to strain or deform a body.
The resisting force set up in a body as a result of an externally applied force.
A physical or psychological stimulus that can produce mental tension or physiological reactions that may lead to illness.
A physical factor, such as injury, or mental state, such as anxiety, that disturbs the body's normal state of functioning. Stress may contribute to the development of some illnesses, including heart disease and cancer.
Note: The term stress also refers to the physical and mental state produced in the body when it is influenced by such factors: “The stress of the new job was too much for Tim, so he requested reassignment to his old position in the company.”
STRuctual Engineering Systems Solver.
A system for structural analysis problems in Civil Engineering. STRESS was superseded by STRUDL.
["STRESS: A User's Manual", S.J. Fenves et al, MIT Press 1964].
[Sammet 1969, p. 612].