badgering, worrying, torment, bedevilment(noun)
the act of harassing someone
the act of moving something by repeated tugs or pushes
"vigorous worrying finally loosened the saw"
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"
British National Corpus
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'worrying' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4188
Rank popularity for the word 'worrying' in Adjectives Frequency: #983
The numerical value of worrying in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of worrying in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3