Adjectives for distress

Distress adjectives are listed in this post. Each word below can often be found in front of the noun distress in the same sentence. This reference page can help answer the question what are some adjectives commonly used for describing DISTRESS.

abdominal, absolute, actual, acute, additional, affective, agricultural, apparent, awful, bitter, bodily, cardiac, chief, chronic, commercial, common, complicated, consequent, considerable, constant, continued, cruel, current, dark, deep, deeper, deepest, digestive, dire, direst

domestic, dreadful, dumb, earth, economic, emotional, equal, evident, exceptional, excessive, exquisite, extreme, fearful, feigned, fetal, fictitious, financial, first, further, future, gastric, gastrointestinal, general, genuine, gieat, grave, great, greater, greatest, grievous

high, hopeless, horrible, human, immediate, immense, increased, indescribable, individual, industrial, infinite, initial, inner, intense, internal, international, intestinal, intolerable, inward, irish, keen, keenest, last, late, least, less, like, little, local, long

marital, marked, maternal, mental, mild, mock, moderate, moral, more, mortal, most, much, mute, national, natural, nervous, new, obvious, old, only, other, overwhelming, own, painful, parental, particular, past, patient, peculiar, pecuniary

personal, physical, physiological, poignant, political, popular, positive, possible, present, private, profound, prolonged, psychiatric, psychic, psychological, psychosocial, public, real, related, respiratory, sad, same, serious, severe, sharp, significant, similar, slight, social, sore

special, spiritual, stomach, strange, subjective, subsequent, such, sudden, sufficient, sweet, temporal, temporary, terrible, undue, universal, unmerited, unnecessary, unspeakable, unutterable, urgent, utmost, utter, uttermost, vague, visible, widespread, wild, worst, would

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