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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"

Wiktionary

  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

How to pronounce upsetting?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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Numerology

  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

Examples of upsetting in a Sentence

  1. Kirsten Wild:

    A bit upsetting to see comments aimed at Kirsten though, it's easy to criticize from a slow-mo aerial shot.

  2. Kelly Lopez:

    Obviously very upsetting. The first thought through your mind is, how did this even happen and how was it not even caught?

  3. Charlize Theron:

    From afar it looks like Charlize Theron have nothing in common -- obviously, I'm a liberal and a lot of these women have said things that have been deeply upsetting to me, but at the same time, as a woman, understanding what each of them went through and understanding what Megyn Kelly was facing, especially in those two weeks where she didn't step forward and she didn't support Gretchen [ Carlson ], that's when I emotionally tapped into her because I started to see similarities between Charlize Theron, dare I say that.

  4. Kim Hong-kyun:

    It's upsetting that the United States is employing brinkmanship in negotiations with a key ally, which shows eroding trust in the alliance built on shared values.

  5. Cassey Ho:

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

Images & Illustrations of upsetting

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