Phrase experiencing mental or emotional strain or tension
stressed out
How am I? I don't even know. Everything is so crazy right now and I'm just so stressed out.
Phrase likely to incur or to suffer from
in danger of
Doesn't your family live near the fighting? Are they in danger of getting hit by the bombs?
Phrase very angry
mad as hell
Yeah, I think they are. My cousin saw tanks in the street yesterday. He wasn't scared, though. He was mad as hell.
Phrase cause someone to become more cheerful
lifted my spirits
Is it weird that it lifted my spirits to know he was angry and not scared? It makes me feel like we really can fight them.
Phrase indicates that one agrees that the attitude or action taken was reasonable
don't blame
No, I don't blame you. I feel the same way. It's okay to be scared as long as we don't let that get us down.
Phrase cease to be submissive, obedient, or peaceful
rise up
Yeah. We're going to get through this. Ukraine will rise up and never back down.