Distressedness Dis*tress"ed*ness, n. A state of being distressed or greatly pained. [1913 Webster]

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  • distressedness — noun The state or quality of being distressed; anxiety. See Also: anxiety, anxiousness, strain, worry, kiaugh …   Wiktionary

  • distressedness — dis·tressed·ness …   English syllables

  • distressedness — noun see distressed …   Useful english dictionary

  • distraughtness — noun The state or quality of being distraught or agitated; distressedness. Syn: distressedness, insaneness …   Wiktionary

  • distressed — distressedly /di stres id lee, strest lee/, adv. distressedness, n. /di strest /, adj. 1. affected with or suffering from distress. 2. (of merchandise or property for sale) damaged, out of date, or used. 3. (of real estate) foreclosed and offered …   Universalium

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