Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary1. (n.) Extreme pain or suffering; anguish of body or mind; as, to suffer distress from the gout, or from the loss of friends.
2. (n.) That which occasions suffering; painful situation; misfortune; affliction; misery.
3. (n.) A state of danger or necessity; as, a ship in distress, from leaking, loss of spars, want of provisions or water, etc.
4. (n.) The act of distraining; the taking of a personal chattel out of the possession of a wrongdoer, by way of pledge for redress of an injury, or for the performance of a duty, as for nonpayment of rent or taxes, or for injury done by cattle, etc.
5. (n.) The thing taken by distraining; that which is seized to procure satisfaction.
6. (n.) To cause pain or anguish to; to pain; to oppress with calamity; to afflict; to harass; to make miserable.
7. (n.) To compel by pain or suffering.
Greek4928. sunoche -- a holding together, fig. distress
... distress. Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine Transliteration: sunoche Phonetic Spelling:
(soon-okh-ay') Short Definition: distress, anguish Definition: distress ...
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3601. odune -- pain, distress
3076. lupeo -- to distress, to grieve
5004. talaiporia -- hard work, hardship, distress
5003. talaiporeo -- to suffer hardship or distress
4730. stenochoria -- narrowness of space, fig. difficulty
318. anagke -- necessity
2347. thlipsis -- tribulation
2346. thlibo -- to press, afflict
997. boetheo -- to come to the aid of
Strong's Hebrew4712. metsar -- straits, distress
... 4711, 4712. metsar. 4713 . straits, distress. Transliteration: metsar
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6869a. tsarah -- straits, distress
6862b. tsar -- straits, distress
6695a. tsoq -- constraint, distress
6887b. tsarar -- to suffer distress
6869. tsarah -- straits, distress
4164. mutsaq -- constraint, distress
4157. muaqah -- compression, distress
7463a. raah -- evil, misery, distress, injury
3906. lachats -- oppression, distress
The Present Distress of Nations.
Morning Prayer in Time of Distress.
Penitence in Great Inward Distress.
In Times of Domestic Distress.
In Times of Distress and Danger
The Great Distress the Jews were in Upon the Conflagration of the ...
Psalm 25 Part 3 Distress of Soul; Or, Backsliding and Desertion.
Psalm 25:3. 15-22. Third Part. Distress of Soul; Or, Backsliding ...
CM Heber. In the Day of Distress.
ThesaurusDistress (169 Occurrences)
... 1. (n.) Extreme pain or suffering; anguish of body or mind; as, to suffer distress
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Straiten (4 Occurrences)
Oppress (57 Occurrences)
Inflict (25 Occurrences)
Groan (32 Occurrences)
Stress (3 Occurrences)
Pain (172 Occurrences)
Adversity (54 Occurrences)
Tribulation (43 Occurrences)
Distrain (1 Occurrence)
Bible ConcordanceDistress (169 Occurrences)
Matthew 8:6 and saying, "Lord, my servant lies in the house paralyzed, grievously tormented."
Matthew 24:29 "But immediately after those times of distress the sun will be darkened, the moon will not shed her light, the stars will fall from the firmament, and the forces which control the heavens will be disordered and disturbed.
Matthew 26:37 And He took with Him Peter and the two sons of Zabdi. Then He began to be full of anguish and distress,
Mark 13:19 for those days shall be distress such as there has not been the like since the beginning of creation which God created, until now, and never shall be;
Mark 13:24 "At that time, however, after that distress, the sun will be darkened and the moon will not shed her light;
Mark 14:33 He took with him Peter, James, and John, and began to be greatly troubled and distressed.
Luke 21:23 Woe to those who are pregnant and to those who nurse infants in those days! For there will be great distress in the land, and wrath to this people.
Luke 21:25 And there shall be signs in the sun, and in the moon, and in the stars; and upon the earth distress of nations, with perplexity; the sea and the waves roaring;
Luke 22:44 while He--an agony of distress having come upon Him--prayed all the more with intense earnestness, and His sweat became like clots of blood dropping on the ground.
Acts 7:11 But there came a famine throughout the whole of Egypt and Canaan--and great distress--so that our forefathers could find no food.
Romans 2:8 while on the other hand upon the self-willed who disobey the truth and obey unrighteousness will fall anger and fury, affliction and awful distress,
Romans 2:9 tribulation and distress, on every soul of man that works evil, both of Jew first, and of Greek;
Romans 8:35 Who shall separate us from the love of Christ? shall tribulation, or distress, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or peril, or sword?
1 Corinthians 7:26 I think that it is good therefore, because of the distress that is on us, that it is good for a man to be as he is.
2 Corinthians 2:4 For out of much tribulation and distress of heart I wrote to you, with many tears; not that ye may be grieved, but that ye may know the love which I have very abundantly towards you.
2 Corinthians 4:8 We are troubled on every side, yet not distressed; we are perplexed, but not in despair;
2 Corinthians 6:4 but in everything commending ourselves, as servants of God, in great endurance, in afflictions, in hardships, in distresses,
2 Corinthians 8:13 For this is not that others may be eased and you distressed,
2 Corinthians 12:10 Therefore I take pleasure in weaknesses, in injuries, in necessities, in persecutions, in distresses, for Christ's sake. For when I am weak, then am I strong.
Philippians 1:17 but the latter out of love, knowing that I am appointed for the defense of the Good News.
1 Thessalonians 3:7 for this cause, brothers, we were comforted over you in all our distress and affliction through your faith.
1 Timothy 5:10 She must have been true to her one husband, and well reported of for good deeds, as having brought up children, received strangers hospitably, washed the feet of God's people, given relief to the distressed, and devoted herself to good works of every kind.
James 1:27 Pure religion and undefiled before our God and Father is this: to visit the fatherless and widows in their affliction, and to keep oneself unstained by the world.
Revelation 7:14 "My lord, you know," I replied. "They are those," he said, "who have just passed through the great distress, and have washed their robes and made them white in the blood of the Lamb.
Revelation 16:10 And the fifth poured out his bowl on the throne of the beast; and its kingdom became darkened; and they gnawed their tongues with distress,
Revelation 21:4 And he shall wipe away every tear from their eyes; and death shall not exist any more, nor grief, nor cry, nor distress shall exist any more, for the former things have passed away.
Genesis 32:7 Then Jacob was greatly afraid and was distressed. He divided the people who were with him, and the flocks, and the herds, and the camels, into two companies;
Genesis 35:3 Let us arise, and go up to Bethel. I will make there an altar to God, who answered me in the day of my distress, and was with me in the way which I went."
Genesis 42:21 They said one to another, "We are certainly guilty concerning our brother, in that we saw the distress of his soul, when he begged us, and we wouldn't listen. Therefore this distress has come upon us."
Numbers 25:17 Distress the Midianites, and smite them:
Numbers 25:18 For they distress you with their wiles, with which they have beguiled you in the matter of Peor, and in the matter of Cozbi, the daughter of a prince of Midian their sister, who was slain in the day of the plague for Peor's sake.
Deuteronomy 2:9 And the LORD said unto me, Distress not the Moabites, neither contend with them in battle: for I will not give thee of their land for a possession; because I have given Ar unto the children of Lot for a possession.
Deuteronomy 2:19 And when thou comest nigh over against the children of Ammon, distress them not, nor meddle with them: for I will not give thee of the land of the children of Ammon any possession; because I have given it unto the children of Lot for a possession.
Deuteronomy 4:30 When thou art in tribulation, and all these things are come upon thee, in the latter days thou shalt return to Jehovah thy God, and hearken unto his voice:
Deuteronomy 28:53 You shall eat the fruit of your own body, the flesh of your sons and of your daughters, whom Yahweh your God has given you, in the siege and in the distress with which your enemies shall distress you.
Deuteronomy 28:55 so that he will not give to any of them of the flesh of his children whom he shall eat, because he has nothing left him, in the siege and in the distress with which your enemy shall distress you in all your gates.
Deuteronomy 28:57 and toward her young one who comes out from between her feet, and toward her children whom she shall bear; for she shall eat them for want of all things secretly, in the siege and in the distress with which your enemy shall distress you in your gates.
Judges 2:15 Wherever they went out, the hand of Yahweh was against them for evil, as Yahweh had spoken, and as Yahweh had sworn to them: and they were sore distressed.
Judges 10:9 The children of Ammon passed over the Jordan to fight also against Judah, and against Benjamin, and against the house of Ephraim; so that Israel was sore distressed.
Judges 10:14 Go and cry to the gods which you have chosen. Let them save you in the time of your distress!"
Judges 11:7 Jephthah said to the elders of Gilead, "Didn't you hate me, and drive me out of my father's house? Why have you come to me now when you are in distress?"
1 Samuel 2:32 You shall see the affliction of my habitation, in all the wealth which God shall give Israel; and there shall not be an old man in your house forever.
1 Samuel 22:2 Everyone who was in distress, and everyone who was in debt, and everyone who was discontented, gathered themselves to him; and he became captain over them: and there were with him about four hundred men.
1 Samuel 26:24 And behold, as thy life was highly esteemed this day in mine eyes, so let my life be highly esteemed in the eyes of Jehovah, that he may deliver me out of all distress.
1 Samuel 28:15 Samuel said to Saul, "Why have you disturbed me, to bring me up?" Saul answered, "I am very distressed; for the Philistines make war against me, and God has departed from me, and answers me no more, neither by prophets, nor by dreams. Therefore I have called you, that you may make known to me what I shall do."
1 Samuel 30:6 David was greatly distressed; for the people spoke of stoning him, because the soul of all the people was grieved, every man for his sons and for his daughters: but David strengthened himself in Yahweh his God.
2 Samuel 1:26 I am distressed for you, my brother Jonathan. You have been very pleasant to me. Your love to me was wonderful, passing the love of women.
2 Samuel 4:9 Then David answered Rechab and Baanah his brother, the sons of Rimmon the Beerothite, and said to them, As Jehovah liveth, who has redeemed my soul out of all distress,
2 Samuel 13:2 And Amnon was so distressed that he fell sick because of his sister Tamar; for she was a virgin; and it seemed hard to Amnon to do any thing unto her.
2 Samuel 22:7 In my distress I called on Yahweh. Yes, I called to my God. He heard my voice out of his temple. My cry came into his ears.
2 Samuel 24:14 David said to Gad, "I am in distress. Let us fall now into the hand of Yahweh; for his mercies are great. Let me not fall into the hand of man."
1 Kings 1:29 And the king sware, and said, As the LORD liveth, that hath redeemed my soul out of all distress,
2 Kings 4:27 When she came to the man of God to the hill, she caught hold of his feet. Gehazi came near to thrust her away; but the man of God said, "Leave her alone; for her soul is troubled within her; and Yahweh has hid it from me, and has not told me."
2 Kings 19:3 and they say unto him, 'Thus said Hezekiah -- A day of distress, and rebuke, and despising 'is' this day; for come have sons unto the birth, and power there is not to bring forth.
1 Chronicles 21:13 David said to Gad, I am in distress. Let me fall, I pray, into the hand of Yahweh; for very great are his mercies: and let me not fall into the hand of man.
2 Chronicles 15:4 But when in their distress they turned to Yahweh, the God of Israel, and sought him, he was found by them.
2 Chronicles 15:6 And nation was broken against nation, and city against city; for God disturbed them with all manner of distress.
2 Chronicles 20:9 If evil come upon us, sword, judgment, or pestilence, or famine, and we stand before this house and before thee for thy name is in this house and cry unto thee in our distress, then thou wilt hear and save.
2 Chronicles 28:20 Tilgath Pilneser king of Assyria came to him, and distressed him, but didn't strengthen him.
2 Chronicles 28:22 In the time of his distress did he trespass yet more against Yahweh, this same king Ahaz.
2 Chronicles 33:12 When he was in distress, he begged Yahweh his God, and humbled himself greatly before the God of his fathers.
Nehemiah 1:3 They said to me, The remnant who are left of the captivity there in the province are in great affliction and reproach: the wall of Jerusalem also is broken down, and its gates are burned with fire.
Nehemiah 9:27 Therefore you delivered them into the hand of their adversaries, who distressed them: and in the time of their trouble, when they cried to you, you heard from heaven; and according to your manifold mercies you gave them saviors who saved them out of the hand of their adversaries.
Nehemiah 9:37 It yields much increase to the kings whom you have set over us because of our sins: also they have power over our bodies, and over our livestock, at their pleasure, and we are in great distress.
Esther 4:4 Esther's maidens and her eunuchs came and told her this, and the queen was exceedingly grieved. She sent clothing to Mordecai, to replace his sackcloth; but he didn't receive it.
Esther 7:4 For we are sold, I and my people, to be destroyed, to be slain, and to perish. But if we had been sold for bondservants and bondmaids, I would have held my peace, although the adversary could not have compensated for the king's loss."
Job 7:11 Also I -- I withhold not my mouth -- I speak in the distress of my spirit, I talk in the bitterness of my soul.
Job 15:24 Distress and anguish make him afraid. They prevail against him, as a king ready to the battle.
Job 20:22 In the fullness of his sufficiency, distress shall overtake him. The hand of everyone who is in misery shall come on him.
Job 27:9 Will ?God hear his cry when distress cometh upon him?
Job 30:24 "However doesn't one stretch out a hand in his fall? Or in his calamity therefore cry for help?
Job 33:19 He is chastened also with pain on his bed, with continual strife in his bones;
Job 36:16 Yes, he would have allured you out of distress, into a broad place, where there is no restriction. That which is set on your table would be full of fatness.
Job 36:19 Would your wealth sustain you in distress, or all the might of your strength?
Job 38:23 Which I have reserved for the time of distress, for the day of battle and war?
Psalms 4:1 For the Chief Musician; on stringed instruments. A Psalm by David. Answer me when I call, God of my righteousness. Give me relief from my distress. Have mercy on me, and hear my prayer.
Psalms 9:9 And Jehovah will be a refuge to the oppressed one, a refuge in times of distress.
Psalms 10:1 Why, Jehovah, standest thou afar off? Why hidest thou thyself in times of distress?
Psalms 18:6 In my distress I called on Yahweh, and cried to my God. He heard my voice out of his temple. My cry before him came into his ears.
Psalms 20:1 For the Chief Musician. A Psalm by David. May Yahweh answer you in the day of trouble. May the name of the God of Jacob set you up on high,
Psalms 25:18 Consider my affliction and my travail. Forgive all my sins.
Psalms 31:9 Have mercy on me, Yahweh, for I am in distress. My eye, my soul, and my body waste away with grief.
Psalms 32:6 For this, let everyone who is godly pray to you in a time when you may be found. Surely when the great waters overflow, they shall not reach to him.
Psalms 32:7 Thou 'art' a hiding-place for me, From distress Thou dost keep me, 'With' songs of deliverance dost compass me. Selah.
Psalms 35:26 Let them be disappointed and confounded together who rejoice at my calamity. Let them be clothed with shame and dishonor who magnify themselves against me.
Psalms 39:2 I was mute with silence. I held my peace, even from good. My sorrow was stirred.
Psalms 55:17 Evening, morning, and at noon, I will cry out in distress. He will hear my voice.
Psalms 57:6 They have prepared a net for my steps. My soul is bowed down. They dig a pit before me. They fall into its midst themselves. Selah.
Psalms 59:16 But I will sing of your strength. Yes, I will sing aloud of your loving kindness in the morning. For you have been my high tower, a refuge in the day of my distress.
Psalms 66:14 which my lips promised, and my mouth spoke, when I was in distress.
Psalms 69:17 Don't hide your face from your servant, for I am in distress. Answer me speedily!
Psalms 69:29 But I am in pain and distress. Let your salvation, God, protect me.
Psalms 77:2 In a day of my distress the Lord I sought, My hand by night hath been spread out, And it doth not cease, My soul hath refused to be comforted.
Psalms 78:49 He cast upon them the fierceness of his anger, wrath, and indignation, and distress, a mission of angels of woes.
Psalms 81:7 In distress thou hast called and I deliver thee, I answer thee in the secret place of thunder, I try thee by the waters of Meribah. Selah.
Psalms 86:7 In the day of my distress I will call upon thee, for thou wilt answer me.
Psalms 91:15 He doth call Me, and I answer him, I 'am' with him in distress, I deliver him, and honour him.
Psalms 102:2 Don't hide your face from me in the day of my distress. Turn your ear to me. Answer me quickly in the day when I call.
Psalms 106:44 Nevertheless he regarded their distress, when he heard their cry.
Psalms 107:6 Then they cried to Yahweh in their trouble, and he delivered them out of their distresses,
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