causing an emotional disturbance
"his disconcerting habit of greeting friends ferociously and strangers charmingly"- Herb Caen; "an upsetting experience"
Tending to cause discomfort, uneasiness or alarm; unsettling; troubling; upsetting.
Even with a safety harness, losing one's grip that high up is disconcerting.
The numerical value of disconcerting in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of disconcerting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I really do believe I can accomplish a great deal with a big grin, I know some people find that disconcerting, but that doesn't matter.
My computer displayed the surprising and at least disconcerting following message: "Error. No keyboard. Press F1 to continue!"
You can't really be too scared, but you realize that if the pilot ever went crazy enough to make a run for the South with you on board, the aircraft wouldn't be airborne for very long. That's only mildly disconcerting.
Everybody is researching and trying to find the alternative that provides the best efficiency and performance – and we don’t have that yet, [The deadline is] coming fast. We want to comply but it is so disconcerting.
And if the government agency issuing them does not know or will not disclose how the bearer arrived in the country how can others rely on the authenticity of an individual's identity? It is equally disconcerting if the government does know and chooses not to disclose it.
Images & Illustrations of disconcerting
Translations for disconcerting
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
Get even more translations for disconcerting »
Find a translation for the disconcerting definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these disconcerting definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"disconcerting." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 26 Jul 2017. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/disconcerting>.