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"Estresad" is a form of "estresar", a transitive verb which is often translated as "to stress out". "Cansado" is an adjective which is often translated as "tired". Learn more about the difference between "estresad" and "cansado" below.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to put under pressure)
a. to stress out
Si una jefa estresa a sus empleados solo conseguirá que sean menos productivos.If a boss stresses out her employees it will only serve to make them less productive.
b. to cause stress to
María estresa a todo el que le rodea con su frenético ritmo de vida.Maria causes stress to everyone around her with her frenetic pace of life.
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
2. (to become stressed)
a. to get stressed
Me estreso con facilidad y por eso empecé a ir a yoga.I get stressed easily and so I started doing yoga.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (needing rest)
a. tired
Estaba tan cansada que me acosté sin cenar.I was so tired that I went straight to bed without dinner.
b. beat
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
Después de trabajar 12 horas seguidas en el restaurante, Alan llegó a casa cansado.After working at the restaurant 12 hours straight, Alan came home beat.
2. (fed up)
a. tired
Ya está cansado de aguantar a su suegra.He is tired of putting up with his mother-in-law.
3. (exhausting)
a. tiring
Ayudar a alguien con depresión puede ser muy cansado.Helping someone with depression can be very tiring.
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