What does worrying mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term worrying:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. badgering, worrying, torment, bedevilment(noun)

    the act of harassing someone

  2. worrying(adj)

    the act of moving something by repeated tugs or pushes

    "vigorous worrying finally loosened the saw"

  3. 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. worrying(Adjective)

    Inducing worry.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Worrying

    of Worry

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'worrying' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4188

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'worrying' in Adjectives Frequency: #983

How to pronounce worrying?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say worrying in sign language?

  1. worrying

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of worrying in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of worrying in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of worrying in a Sentence

  1. Georgette Gagnon:

    That is very worrying.

  2. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    To solve your problems, stop worrying.

  3. Nader Nadery:

    This is a very, very worrying indicator.

  4. Philippus Wester:

    To me this is the biggest worrying thing.

  5. Enes Bayrakli:

    All these developments are rather worrying.

Images & Illustrations of worrying

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