Synonyms for worrying

Synonyms for (noun) worrying

Synonyms: worrying

Definition: the act of moving something by repeated tugs or pushes

Usage: vigorous worrying finally loosened the saw

Similar words: agitation

Definition: the act of agitating something; causing it to move around (usually vigorously)

Synonyms: badgering, bedevilment, worrying, torment

Definition: the act of harassing someone

Similar words: molestation, harassment

Definition: the act of tormenting by continued persistent attacks and criticism

Synonyms for (adj) worrying

Synonyms: perturbing, worrisome, worrying, troubling, distressful, distressing, disturbing

Definition: causing distress or worry or anxiety

Usage: 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

Similar words: heavy

Definition: marked by great psychological weight; weighted down especially with sadness or troubles or weariness

Usage: a heavy heart; a heavy schedule; heavy news; a heavy silence; heavy eyelids

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