Definitions of STRESS
pressure or tension exerted on a material object.
the distribution of stress is uniform across the bar
pressure tension strain
give particular emphasis or importance to (a point, statement, or idea) made in speech or writing.
they stressed the need for reform
emphasize draw attention to underline underscore point up place emphasis on lay stress on highlight accentuate press home
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Synonyms of stress
strain emphasis pressure accent focus tenseness
emphasize place the emphasis on overstretch accent strain
Definitions of anxiety
a feeling of worry, nervousness, or unease, typically about an imminent event or something with an uncertain outcome.
he felt a surge of anxiety
worry concern apprehension apprehensiveness uneasiness unease fearfulness fear disquiet disquietude inquietude perturbation agitation angst misgiving nervousness nerves tension tenseness heebie-jeebies butterflies (in one's stomach) jitteriness the jitters twitchiness
Synonyms of anxiety
worry eagerness anxiousness
"And who of you by being worried can add a single hour to his life?
"And which of you by worrying can add a single hour to his life's span?
Anxiety in a man's heart weighs it down, But a good word makes it glad.
When my anxious thoughts multiply within me, Your consolations delight my soul.
2 Timothy 3:1
But realize this, that in the last days difficult times will come.
"Do not worry then, saying, 'What will we eat?' or 'What will we drink?' or 'What will we wear for clothing?'
So, remove grief and anger from your heart and put away pain from your body, because childhood and the prime of life are fleeting.
"So do not worry about tomorrow; for tomorrow will care for itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own.
2 Corinthians 11:28
Apart from such external things, there is the daily pressure on me of concern for all the churches.
"And why are you worried about clothing? Observe how the lilies of the field grow; they do not toil nor do they spin,
For the dream comes through much effort and the voice of a fool through many words.
Let him drink and forget his poverty And remember his trouble no more.
But the Lord answered and said to her, "Martha, Martha, you are worried and bothered about so many things;
men fainting from fear and the expectation of the things which are coming upon the world; for the powers of the heavens will be shaken.
"So do not fear; you are more valuable than many sparrows.
"There will be signs in sun and moon and stars, and on the earth dismay among nations, in perplexity at the roaring of the sea and the waves,
"But if God so clothes the grass of the field, which is alive today and tomorrow is thrown into the furnace, will He not much more clothe you? You of little faith!
"If then you cannot do even a very little thing, why do you worry about other matters?
but the worries of the world, and the deceitfulness of riches, and the desires for other things enter in and choke the word, and it becomes unfruitful.
If you are slack in the day of distress, Your strength is limited.
Do not weary yourself to gain wealth, Cease from your consideration of it.
It is the blessing of the LORD that makes rich, And He adds no sorrow to it.
yet I say to you that not even Solomon in all his glory clothed himself like one of these.
"Do not let your heart be troubled; believe in God, believe also in Me.
"For My yoke is easy and My burden is light."
"Son of man, eat your bread with trembling and drink your water with quivering and anxiety.
and you will even be brought before governors and kings for My sake, as a testimony to them and to the Gentiles.
Trouble and anguish have come upon me, Yet Your commandments are my delight.
A joyful heart is good medicine, But a broken spirit dries up the bones.
A tranquil heart is life to the body, But passion is rottenness to the bones.
2 Corinthians 1:15
In this confidence I intended at first to come to you, so that you might twice receive a blessing;
"But he who practices the truth comes to the Light, so that his deeds may be manifested as having been wrought in God."
Do not speak in the hearing of a fool, For he will despise the wisdom of your words.
Because in much wisdom there is much grief, and increasing knowledge results in increasing pain.
"Therefore you are to be perfect, as your heavenly Father is perfect.
2 Corinthians 1:8
For we do not want you to be unaware, brethren, of our affliction which came to us in Asia, that we were burdened excessively, beyond our strength, so that we despaired even of life;
This is a trustworthy statement; and concerning these things I want you to speak confidently, so that those who have believed God will be careful to engage in good deeds. These things are good and profitable for men.
from whom every family in heaven and on earth derives its name,
Jesus said to him, "I am the way, and the truth, and the life; no one comes to the Father but through Me.
For by grace you have been saved through faith; and that not of yourselves, it is the gift of God;
"What I tell you in the darkness, speak in the light; and what you hear whispered in your ear, proclaim upon the housetops.
"A disciple is not above his teacher, nor a slave above his master.
I beg of you, brethren, become as I am, for I also have become as you are. You have done me no wrong;
But may it never be that I would boast, except in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, through which the world has been crucified to me, and I to the world.
1 Peter 3:15
but sanctify Christ as Lord in your hearts, always being ready to make a defense to everyone who asks you to give an account for the hope that is in you, yet with gentleness and reverence;