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Meaning & Definition of Straining in English

English

Straining

/strenɪŋ/

noun

1. An intense or violent exertion

    synonym:
  • strain
  • ,
  • straining

2. The act of distorting something so it seems to mean something it was not intended to mean

    synonym:
  • distortion
  • ,
  • overrefinement
  • ,
  • straining
  • ,
  • torture
  • ,
  • twisting

adjective

1. Taxing to the utmost

  • Testing powers of endurance
  • "His final, straining burst of speed"
  • "A strenuous task"
  • "Your willingness after these six arduous days to remain here"- f.d.roosevelt
    synonym:
  • arduous
  • ,
  • straining
  • ,
  • strenuous