Definition of stressy in English:

stressy

adjective

British
informal
  • Displaying or characterized by anxiety, tension, or stress.

    ‘she gets a bit stressy about me being away so much’
    ‘he'd had a very stressy day’
    • ‘This effect has been exacerbated because the artistic mission of almost every artist these days is to get scarier, a reflection of the stressy and random world in which we live.’
    • ‘Work is much less stressy now.’
    • ‘I'm tired and a bit stressy.’
    • ‘It was quiet and not stressy.’
    • ‘So your personal recipe for a less stressy week is this: Unless people specifically ask for your opinion, try not to offer it.’
    • ‘I tell her I think I would be stressy too if my girlfriend was hanging around in New York with Lenny Kravitz.’
    • ‘I'm coming home from a really stressy day at work.’
    • ‘So I was right, today continued to be a stupidly stressy day.’
    • ‘Those that won't go forward, or are tense and stressy, suddenly become very relaxed.’
    • ‘I have a reasonably stressy job.’
    • ‘Paula and myself were probably quite stressy to be around: young, difficult and big-headed.’
    • ‘It was the stressiest night I've ever had at work.’
    • ‘Everyone was stressy although god knows what they had to stress over.’
    • ‘Meanwhile, work is getting stressy again.’
    • ‘So it's not me being stressy and loopy.’
    • ‘I am feeling like I have things to say but not in a sad or stressy way.’
    anxious, nervous, on edge, edgy, strained, stressed, under a strain, under pressure, agitated, ill at ease, unrelaxed, in a state of nerves, in a state of agitation, fretful, uneasy, restless, worked up, keyed up, overwrought, highly strung, wrought up, strung out, jumpy, on tenterhooks, on pins and needles, with one's stomach in knots, fidgety, worried, apprehensive, upset, disturbed, panicky
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Pronunciation

stressy

/ˈstrɛsi/