What does troubling mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. distressing, distressful, disturbing, perturbing, troubling, worrisome, worrying(adj)

    causing distress or worry or anxiety

    "distressing (or disturbing) news"; "lived in heroic if something distressful isolation"; "a disturbing amount of crime"; "a revelation that was most perturbing"; "a new and troubling thought"; "in a particularly worrisome predicament"; "a worrying situation"; "a worrying time"

Wiktionary

  1. troubling(Adjective)

    distressing, worrying

Webster Dictionary

  1. Troubling

    of Trouble

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How to say troubling in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of troubling in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of troubling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of troubling in a Sentence

  1. Hillary Clinton:

    When one of theirmajor candidates, a much younger man, the senator from Florida, says there should be no exceptions for rape and incest, that is as offensive and as troubling a comment as you can hear from a major candidate running for the presidency.

  2. Craig Reedie:

    At a time when trust in sport is wafer thin, these troubling assertions will do little to reinforce confidence in the Russian anti-doping system when clean athletes need it most, the next important step is to install two international experts in Russia to ensure that the anti-doping system is free of undue interference and is fully independent.

  3. Andrew Alperstein:

    This is very troubling and the police are worried about it.

  4. Mwanandeke Kindembo:

    The most troubling feeling in the world is to be aware of how much you know. Yet, you don't know how to apply that knowledge into action.

  5. Kerry Doyle:

    We don't know what happened with that or why that happened, that's very troubling if CBP believes that they don't have to listen to the federal court.

Images & Illustrations of troubling

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