from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Full of or tending to cause stress.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Irritating; causing stress.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Having much stress.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Distressing; wearing; subject to severe stress and strain of any kind.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. extremely irritating to the nerves
From stress + -ful. (Wiktionary)