Strain synonyms

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To pull or tug (at something) with a wrenching movement
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To spend in idleness; to waste; to consume.
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To cause a sprain to a joint or ligament.
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(Physics) Voltage. Usually only the terms low tension, high tension, and extra-high tension, and the abbreviations LT, HT, and EHT are used. They are not precisely defined; LT is normally a few volts, HT a few hundreds of volts, and EHT thousands of volts.
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To free from moral or spiritual defilement:
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(used in plural) Trouble taken doing something; attention to detail; careful effort.
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Tenor is the highest range of the adult male singing voice, or is a person who sings at that octave.
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A strenuous effort in the face of difficulty:
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Anxiety is defined as a feeling of being nervous or worried, often as a result of fear of a possible future event.
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Pressure is an application of force by pressing, or an urgent demand or force which can cause stress.
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A change in direction; a turn:
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(Weightlifting) A lift in which the weight is taken with a quick motion from shoulder height to a position above the head with arms fully extended and held there for a brief time.
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To remove by purifying.
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A condition of psychological strain occurring in people and animals, usually in response to adverse events and capable of causing symptoms and signs such as increased blood pressure, insomnia, and irritability.
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To put to test.
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The definition of hurt is feeling physical pain, or to cause someone or something to experience physical pain or to cause harm.
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(Intransitive) To become calm.
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To relax is defined as to become calm, to loosen, or to calm down.
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An expenditure of physical or mental effort.
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A conscientious or concerted effort toward an end; an earnest attempt.
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An unbroken length, tract, or space; continuous extent or distance
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An ache is defined as a feeling of sadness or of wanting something very badly.
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A similar injury to plant tissue, often resulting in discoloration or spoilage.
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A cramp or stiffness in a muscle, especially of the upper leg, caused by injury or excessive exertion.
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Any of the four natural phenomena involving the interaction between particles of matter. From the strongest to the weakest, the four forces are the strong nuclear force , the electromagnetic force , the weak nuclear force , and gravity .
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An attractive force which causes motion towards the source
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To struggle or fight forcefully; contend:
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To strive painstakingly:
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To give a false or misleading account of
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To torture by means of the rack.
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To lie or stretch
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To stretch
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To separate or sift out (fine particles of sand, for example) by means of a sieve or screen.
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Effort is defined as the use of physical or mental energy, the act or result of trying to do something.
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(Economics) To raise short-term interest rates.
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To remove or separate by means of a filter
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To scatter (a pulverized substance) by or as by the use of a sieve
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To defecate is defined as to have a bowel movement.
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To put or go through a filter.
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To impose too great or heavy a task or tasks upon
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To work or use to excess
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To pass (a liquid) gradually through small spaces or a porous substance; filter
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To make a purée of
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(Intransitive) To divide itself into separate pieces or substances.
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To strain, sift or sort using a sieve.
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A state of well-being or balance, often physical but sometimes also mental and social; the overall level of function of an organism from the cellular (micro) level to the social (macro) level.
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Wellness is the state of good mental, physical and emotional health.
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Placate is defined as to soothe someone who is angry or upset by making concessions.
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To condense into a more economic, easier format.
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To direct or draw toward a common center; focus.
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To be idle; loaf:
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(Intransitive, reflexive) To be or to put into a state of rest.
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The definition of a streak is a flash of light or a long thin line that stand out in color or texture from its surroundings.
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A topic of discussion; a train of association, thoughts, emotions, etc.
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(Usually with the) The apparently open space above the ground; the mass of this substance around the earth.
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A solo vocal piece with instrumental accompaniment, as in an opera.
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Tune; sequence of notes that makes up a musical phrase
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A song.
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A brief piece of writing intended to assist the memory; a memorandum; a minute.
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An intermixture of a contrasting or unexpected quality, especially in a person's character
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Plural form of sound
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A law stating that the stress applied to a material is proportional to the strain on that material. For example, if a stress on a metal bar of ten newtons per square centimeter causes it to be compressed by four millimeters, then a stress of 20 newtons per square centimeter will cause the bar to be compressed by eight millimeters. Hooke's law generally holds only up to the elastic limit of stress for that material.
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A musical composition with lyrics for voice or voices, performed by singing.
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The act by which one strains.
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A mental or physical effort to attain a specific goal; a striving.
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a succession of notes forming a distinctive sequence
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An extended system of such fortifications or defenses:
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a succession of notes forming a distinctive sequence
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The definition of a breed is a group of animals that has a specific characteristic or trait.
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The descendants of a common ancestor; a family line, especially of a specified character:
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Constitution; mode of construction, organization, etc.; system.
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(Computing) A variable that can hold any of various unrelated data types.
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(Elec.) The unit used to measure the apparent power in an alternating-current circuit, equal to one volt-ampere or one watt
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(psychology) nervousness resulting from mental stress
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(psychology) nervousness resulting from mental stress
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To make or become tense.
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(Intransitive) To become tense.
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(Physics) To change the shape of by pressure or stress
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(Informal) To grasp and hand over to another:
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remove by passing through a filter
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To selectively remove part of something.
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To relieve from a strain; to relax.
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