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kənˈsɜr nɪŋcon·cern·ing

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  1. concerningadjective

    Causing concern; worrisome.

    Etymology: From . The adjective and preposition follow from the verb.

  2. concerningpreposition

    Regarding, respecting.

    Etymology: 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. Concerningadjective

    important

  4. Concerningnoun

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

  5. Concerningnoun

    importance; moment; consequence

  6. Concerningnoun

    concern; participation; interposition

  7. Concerningnoun

    emotion of mind; solicitude; anxiety

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

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

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Numerology

  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. The IAAF:

    The IAAF is in discussion with Nestle concerning the final year of its five-year partnership with IAAF Kids’ Athletics, this has been a successful program with 15 million kids aged 7 to 12 years in 76 countries taking part in fun team activities which promotes a healthy, active life style.

  2. Ned Price:

    India is enduring a deeply concerning outbreak and the entire country has been affected. We obviously do have a large diplomatic presence within India, it is tantamount to the deep engagement and partnership we have with India, but I'm not in a position to speak to any cases within our staff or embassy community.

  3. Evgeny Chuvilin:

    Permafrost degradation is a slow process. We're usually talking about centimeters per year. This here is more than merely degradation, it's also a qualitative change. So, I would say that yes, it is unexpected to see, hypotheses had been voiced in the literature concerning the possibility of such processes, but this is the first time they have been directly observed.

  4. Mac Thornberry:

    What the President and the DNI have said is that the President was not briefed, which to me is a very concerning statement, i don't know the credibility of the information because I have not been briefed, but anything with any hint of credibility that would endanger our service members, much less put a bounty on their lives, to me should have been briefed immediately to the commander-in-chief and a plan to deal with that situation.

  5. Con Edison:

    Not all of the participants involved in this investigation reached the same conclusion concerning the sequence of infrastructure failures that led to the explosion.

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