What does worrisome mean?

Definitions for worrisome
ˈwɜr i səm, ˈwʌr-wor·ri·some

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unreassuring, worrisome(adj)

    not reassuring; tending to cause anxiety

  2. 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"


  1. worrisome(Adjective)

    Causing worry; perturbing or vexing.

  2. worrisome(Adjective)

    Said of a person: inclined to worry.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Worrisome(adj)

    inclined to worry or fret; also, causing worry or annoyance

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of worrisome in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of worrisome in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of worrisome in a Sentence

  1. Ed Royce:

    That's what's most worrisome about this decision.

  2. Tom Hoefer:

    It's worrisome, exploration is the lifeblood of mining.

  3. Peruvian Prosecutor Edder Farfan:

    The police still have not found them and that is worrisome.

  4. Francois de La Rochefoucauld:

    Preserving health by too severe a rule is a worrisome malady.

  5. Kristen Ehresmann:

    The most worrisome thing is, it's a completely unnecessary outbreak.

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