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Definition of Strain

20 Definitions of Strain

The definition of strain, the meaning of word Strain

Is strain a scrabble word? Yes!

  • n.- an intense or violent exertion
  • n.- difficulty that causes worry or emotional tension
  • v.- cause to be tense and uneasy or nervous or anxious
  • v.- test the limits of
  • v.- become stretched or tense or taut
  • n.- a succession of notes forming a distinctive sequence
  • n.- the act of singing
  • v.- remove by passing through a filter
  • v.- separate by passing through a sieve or other straining device to separate out coarser elements
  • v.- use to the utmost; exert vigorously or to full capacity
  • n.- (biology) a group of organisms within a species that differ in trivial ways from similar groups
  • n.- a special variety of domesticated animals within a species
  • n.- the general meaning or substance of an utterance
  • v.- to exert much effort or energy
  • n.- an effortful attempt to attain a goal
  • v.- rub through a strainer or process in an electric blender
  • v.- alter the shape of (something) by stress
  • n.- (psychology) nervousness resulting from mental stress
  • n.- injury to a muscle (often caused by overuse); results in swelling and pain
  • n.- (physics) deformation of a physical body under the action of applied forces
Strain is worth 6 points in Words with Friends and 7 points in Words with Friends
There are 6 letters in strain: A I N R S T