What does upsetting mean?

Definitions for upsetting

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word upsetting.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. disconcerting, upsetting(adj)

    causing an emotional disturbance

    "his disconcerting habit of greeting friends ferociously and strangers charmingly"- Herb Caen; "an upsetting experience"


  1. upsetting(Noun)

    The action of the verb upset.

  2. upsetting(Adjective)

    That causes or cause upset.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Upsetting(adj)

    conceited; assuming; as, an upsetting fellow


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of upsetting in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of upsetting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Millie Watkins:

    Obviously, this has been upsetting for everyone.

  2. Susan Harris:

    It's the smell, more than anything, it's upsetting for people to see.

  3. Cassey Ho:

    Upsetting someone does not give you the results you want from that person.

  4. Read MoreBART spokeswoman Alicia Trost:

    It's very upsetting. We don't want our passengers to go through something like this.

  5. Sarah Jessica Parker:

    I found it very upsetting because that’s not the way I recall Kim Cattrall experience.

Images & Illustrations of upsetting

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