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Much troubled
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“I felt distressed about my problem.”
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In financial difficulties
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“Investment in the nation's distressed areas.”
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Affected with, or causing, physical discomfort or pain
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Aged
Distressed wooden benches.”
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Feeling, deserving of, or characterized by, severe unhappiness or sadness
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Annoyed, frustrated, or worried
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Embarrassed or guilty because of one's actions, characteristics, or associations
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Subject to deprivation
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Of cloth or clothing, having a worn appearance
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Subject to oppression
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Deeply moved emotionally
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Worn, torn, or ragged, as if into rags
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Causing distress or embarrassment
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To have thrown into a state of distress marked by confusion
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“He had done everything possible to distress her, including his confession of love for her.”
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Past tense for to give an appearance of age to, especially a new object
“I hereby grant you permission to distress that table, to paint it pink and stencil flowers around the edge if that pleases you.”
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