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1. stress

noun. ['ˈstrɛs'] the relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch).

Synonyms

  • prosody
  • word accent
  • sentence stress
  • accent
  • accentuation
  • tonic accent
  • word stress
  • pitch accent
  • inflection

Antonyms

  • local
  • slow
  • overstate
  • hide

Etymology

  • destresse (Middle English (1100-1500))

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2. stress

verb. ['ˈstrɛs'] to stress, single out as important.

Synonyms

  • background
  • accent
  • express
  • downplay
  • show
  • re-emphasize
  • ram home
  • set off
  • point up
  • emphasize
  • bring out
  • underline
  • press home
  • drive home
  • punctuate
  • underscore
  • bear down
  • accentuate
  • re-emphasise
  • evince
  • play down
  • emphasise

Antonyms

  • foreground
  • disqualify
  • written
  • uncommunicative

Etymology

  • destresse (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. stress

noun. ['ˈstrɛs'] (psychology) a state of mental or emotional strain or suspense.

Synonyms

  • tension
  • breaking point
  • strain
  • yips
  • nervous strain
  • mental strain

Antonyms

  • arrive
  • background
  • play down
  • unbalance

Etymology

  • destresse (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. stress

verb. ['ˈstrɛs'] put stress on; utter with an accent.

Synonyms

  • accentuate
  • articulate
  • accent
  • enunciate
  • enounce
  • say
  • sound out

Antonyms

  • voice
  • convict
  • acquit
  • qualify

Etymology

  • destresse (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. stress

noun. ['ˈstrɛs'] special emphasis attached to something.

Synonyms

  • accent
  • emphasis

Antonyms

  • pack
  • discourage
  • take away

Etymology

  • destresse (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. test

verb. ['ˈtɛst'] put to the test, as for its quality, or give experimental use to.

Synonyms

  • pass judgment
  • try
  • verify
  • examine
  • try out
  • control
  • field-test
  • evaluate
  • judge
  • essay
  • float

Antonyms

  • powerlessness
  • unrestraint
  • indiscipline
  • intemperance

Etymology

  • test (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • testum (Latin)

7. test

noun. ['ˈtɛst'] trying something to find out about it.

Synonyms

  • road test
  • field test
  • trial
  • experimentation
  • beta test
  • tryout
  • field trial
  • alpha test
  • trial run
  • experiment

Antonyms

  • earned run
  • exempt
  • confine
  • fail

Etymology

  • test (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • testum (Latin)

8. test

verb. ['ˈtɛst'] test or examine for the presence of disease or infection.

Synonyms

  • screen

Antonyms

  • criticize
  • convict

Etymology

  • test (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • testum (Latin)

9. test

noun. ['ˈtɛst'] any standardized procedure for measuring sensitivity or memory or intelligence or aptitude or personality etc.

Synonyms

  • mental measurement
  • intelligence test
  • sub-test
  • mental test
  • psychometric test
  • mental testing
  • personality test

Antonyms

  • written
  • aboral
  • unjust
  • improper

Etymology

  • test (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • testum (Latin)

10. test

verb. ['ˈtɛst'] examine someone's knowledge of something.

Synonyms

  • examine

Antonyms

  • prosecution
  • negate

Etymology

  • test (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • testum (Latin)
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