Subject to or undergo extreme pressure or strain, as from working. For example, I badly need a vacation; I"m just plain stressed out from this job and its aggravations. The verb bao tay has meant “afflict with hardship” or “distress” since the 16th century, but the phrase căng thẳng out, alluding lớn psychological stress, dates only from the 1940s.

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Stress out means lớn cause someone khổng lồ experience emotional bít tất tay, especially by being a repeated source of it, as in You’re really stressing me out by bringing up this topic over and over again.

The adjective stressed-out means experiencing a lot of bức xúc. Someone described as stressed-out has been stressed out by someone or something (or, as is often the case, by a combination of different factors). The adjective stressed can mean the same thing. Both terms often imply that the cấp độ of áp lực is intense or higher than usual—that bít tất tay has built up and is becoming hard to giảm giá with.

Stress out can also mean lớn experience căng thẳng. This sense of the word is often followed by the word about & the thing causing the ức chế, as in Don’t găng out about the meeting—it’s not a big khuyễn mãi giảm giá.

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Example: The week of final exams always stresses out my students, so I always remind them lớn practice self-care.

Where does căng thẳng out come from?

The first records of the phrasal verb găng tay out come from around the 1940s, và the adjective size stressed-out came later. In both terms, the word out can be thought of as meaning something like “thoroughly” or “completely.” It’s used in similar ways in other informal verbs involving deterioration of emotional, mental, or physical states, such as freak out, wear out,burn out.

Saying that something is stressing you out usually means that the áp lực has accumulated. This can be from things that have already happened or that are happening or from worries about things that will or might happen. The variety of different things that can găng tay someone out is unlimited.

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Stress out is informal & very comtháng. It can be used in all kinds of situations.

Me: I’ve sầu been so stressed out, I should take some me time lớn relaxMe: *stresses out about taking me time instead of working on the things that are stressing me out*

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ImposterHannah) November 11, 2020

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