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Princeton's WordNet

  1. distressing, distressful, disturbing, perturbing, troubling, worrisome, worryingadjective

    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"

    Synonyms:
    perturbing, unreassuring, worrying, deplorable, sorry, sad, disturbing, lamentable, distressful, worrisome, distressing, pitiful

    Antonyms:
    light

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#2263sorry
#5071sad
#13075disturbing
#17151worrying
#20864disruptive
#23144alarming
#25814troubling
#26847troublesome
#40996pitiful
#41367unsettling
#42423distressing
#53315worrisome
#55032deplorable
#57101disconcerting
#93966disquieting
#95216lamentable
#136318perturbing
#262675distressful

How to use troubling in a sentence?

  1. Anne Weismann:

    There’s been a pattern of behavior by the FBI that’s been very troubling.

  2. Garnet Coleman:

    It is troubling that a crucial piece of evidence was withheld from Sandra Blands family and legal team in their pursuit of justice.

  3. Rochelle Walensky:

    This rapid rise is troubling.

  4. Barry Schwartz:

    This is a troubling time for all investors, making moves at this juncture is just going to cause more problems.

  5. Thomas Jordan:

    There were a lot of troubling statements that were inappropriate and not indicative of the rest of Montgomery County police police force.


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