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addaword.gifdefinition of stressterical

adjective
feeling stressed out to the point of having hysterics. The stress is usually self-inflicted (i.e. having worked yourself up into a state, possibly about nothing). It is a blend of 'stressed' and 'hysterical'.
She was so worried about the exam, she was almost stressterical!
Submitted by: Louise, Gloucester from United Kingdom on 02/09/2009 12:53:00
Definition of stressterical from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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