What does Concerning mean?

Definitions for Concerning
kənˈsɜr nɪŋCon·cern·ing

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  1. concerning(Adjective)

    Causing concern; worrisome.

  2. concerning(Preposition)

    Regarding, respecting.

  3. Origin: From . The adjective and preposition follow from the verb.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Concerning

    of Concern

  2. Concerning

    pertaining to; regarding; having relation to; respecting; as regards

  3. Concerning(adj)


  4. Concerning(noun)

    that in which one is concerned or interested; concern; affair; interest

  5. Concerning(noun)

    importance; moment; consequence

  6. Concerning(noun)

    concern; participation; interposition

  7. Concerning(noun)

    emotion of mind; solicitude; anxiety

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Concerning' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3175

How to pronounce Concerning ?

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How to say Concerning in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Concerning in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Concerning in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Concerning in a Sentence

  1. Steve Gebbie:

    I'd have to start over at age 56, that's concerning.

  2. Zane Suarez:

    It is concerning when you see something like this come up.

  3. Gwen McGlory:

    It's concerning when I'm dropping her off at a dark school.

  4. Fara Bellows:

    If there’s anything concerning, they can refer you to a urologist.

  5. Michael Fuchs:

    This is about ... speaking up when we see activity that is concerning.

Images & Illustrations of Concerning

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