Is STRESS a scrabble word?

Words with Friends :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Collins Scrabble Words :  YES

Official Tournament & Club Word List :  YES

Enable1 Dictionary :  YES

Letterpress Dictionary :  YES

Definitions for the word 'stress'


  1. STRESS, the relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch)
  2. STRESS, (physics) force that produces strain on a physical body
  3. STRESS, (psychology) a state of mental or emotional strain or suspense
  4. STRESS, difficulty that causes worry or emotional tension
  5. STRESS, special emphasis attached to something
  6. STRESS, a state of mental tension and worry caused by problems in your life, work, etc.
  7. STRESS, something that causes strong feelings of worry or anxiety
  8. STRESS, physical force or pressure


  1. STRESS, put stress on; utter with an accent
  2. STRESS, to stress, single out as important
  3. STRESS, test the limits of
  4. STRESS, to give special attention to (something)
  5. STRESS, to pronounce (a syllable or word) in a louder or more forceful way than other syllables or words
  6. STRESS, to feel very worried or anxious about something : to feel stress

Synonyms for 'stress'

The word STRESS is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 6 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'stress' in a sentence

  1. She uses meditation as a way of reducing stress.
  2. Hormones are released into the body in response to emotional stress.
  3. She is dealing with the stresses of working full-time and going to school.
  4. The union stressed the need for stricter safety standards.
  5. The risks involved in the procedure should be stressed.
  6. Some people stress the second syllable of “harassment,” while others stress the first.

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