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Meanings of Distressful:

adjective

Upsetting or worrying

Usage examples:

This has been a horrifically distressful time for the family., i'm afraid that this year is going t…

Distressfully

dɪˈstres.fəl.i

Meanings of Distressfully:

adverb

In a way that causes or is full of worry, sadness, or pain

Usage examples:

He believes that these computer games are distressfully violent and can be damaging to children., s…

Distressing

dɪˈstres.ɪŋ

Meanings of Distressing:

adjective

Causing anxiety, sorrow or pain; upsetting.

Usage examples:

Some very distressing news
verb

Cause (someone) anxiety, sorrow, or pain.

Usage examples:

I didn't mean to distress you

Distressingly

dɪˈstres.ɪŋ.li

Meanings of Distressingly:

adverb

In a way that causes worry, sadness, or pain

Usage examples:

Distressingly, it may be years until the sadness lifts., her memory is so distressingly bad she oft…

Distributaries

dɪˈstrɪbjʊt(ə)ri

Meanings of Distributaries:

noun

A branch of a river that does not return to the main stream after leaving it (as in a delta).

Usage examples:

The water mass consists of tiny hilly streams, winding seasonal creeks, muddy canals, some truly ma…

Distributary

dɪˈstrɪbjʊt(ə)ri

Meanings of Distributary:

noun

A branch of a river that does not return to the main stream after leaving it (as in a delta).

Usage examples:

The water mass consists of tiny hilly streams, winding seasonal creeks, muddy canals, some truly ma…

Distribute

dɪˈstrɪb.juːt

Meanings of Distribute:

verb

Give a share or a unit of (something) to each of a number of recipients.

Usage examples:

Information leaflets are being distributed to hotels

Distribute-to

dɪˈstrɪb.juːt

Meanings of Distribute-to:

verb

To divide something among several or many people, or to spread or scatter something over an area

Usage examples:

Food and clothing are being distributed among/to the flood victims., shopping malls are widely dist…

Meanings of Distributed:

adjective

Shared or spread out.

Usage examples:

The distributed supplies are meticulously monitored to make sure everyone gets their share
verb

Give a share or a unit of (something) to each of a number of recipients.

Usage examples:

Information leaflets are being distributed to hotels

Distributes

dɪˈstrɪb.juːt

Meanings of Distributes:

verb

Give a share or a unit of (something) to each of a number of recipients.

Usage examples:

Information leaflets are being distributed to hotels

Distributing

dɪˈstrɪbjuːt

Meanings of Distributing:

verb

Give a share or a unit of (something) to each of a number of recipients.

Usage examples:

Information leaflets are being distributed to hotels

Distribution

ˌdɪs.trɪˈbjuː.ʃən

Meanings of Distribution:

noun

The action of sharing something out among a number of recipients.

Usage examples:

The government released about 74,000 tonnes of rice for distribution among people affected by the c…

Distributions

ˌdɪs.trɪˈbjuː.ʃən

Meanings of Distributions:

noun

The action of sharing something out among a number of recipients.

Usage examples:

The government released about 74,000 tonnes of rice for distribution among people affected by the c…

Distributive

dɪˈstrɪb.jə.tɪv

Meanings of Distributive:

adjective

Concerned with the supply of goods to retailers.

Usage examples:

Transport and distributive industries
noun

A distributive word.

Distributively

dɪˈstrɪb.jə.tɪv.li

Meanings of Distributively:

adverb

Separately, not as a group

Usage examples:

Were the items placed in the box distributively (one at a time), or collectively (all at once)?, me…

Distributor

dɪˈstrɪb.jə.tər

Meanings of Distributor:

noun

An agent who supplies goods to retailers.

Usage examples:

A sports goods distributor

Meanings of Distributors:

noun

An agent who supplies goods to retailers.

Usage examples:

A sports goods distributor

Meanings of Distributorship:

noun

The legal agreement that allows a company to sell another company’s products or services to other businesses, stores, and customers

Usage examples:

During the term of the distributorship, the distributor shall use the trademarks in all advertiseme…

Meanings of District:

noun

An area of a country or city, especially one characterized by a particular feature or activity.

Usage examples:

A coal-mining district
verb

Divide into areas.

Usage examples:

The committee districted the city into blocks

Districted

ˈdɪstrɪkt

Meanings of Districted:

verb

Divide into areas.

Usage examples:

The committee districted the city into blocks
noun

An area of a country or city, especially one characterized by a particular feature or activity.

Usage examples:

An elegant shopping district

Meanings of Districting:

noun

Division into areas.

Usage examples:

The province's system of electoral districting
verb

Divide into areas.

Usage examples:

The committee districted the city into blocks

Districts

ˈdɪs.trɪkt

Meanings of Districts:

noun

An area of a country or city, especially one characterized by a particular feature or activity.

Usage examples:

A coal-mining district
verb

Divide into areas.

Usage examples:

The committee districted the city into blocks

Meanings of Distrust:

noun

The feeling that someone or something cannot be relied upon.

Usage examples:

The public's distrust of politicians
verb

Doubt the honesty or reliability of; regard with suspicion.

Usage examples:

Speculation remained that the army distrusted the peace process

Meanings of Distrusted:

verb

Doubt the honesty or reliability of; regard with suspicion.

Usage examples:

Speculation remained that the army distrusted the peace process
noun

The feeling that someone or something cannot be relied upon.

Usage examples:

The public's distrust of politicians

Distrustful

dɪˈstrʌst.fəl

Meanings of Distrustful:

adjective

Feeling or showing distrust of someone or something.

Usage examples:

I have grown up to be distrustful of men

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