worrying

Definitions of worrying
1

n the act of harassing someone

Synonyms:
badgering, bedevilment, torment
Type of:
harassment, molestation
the act of tormenting by continued persistent attacks and criticism

n the act of moving something by repeated tugs or pushes

“vigorous worrying finally loosened the saw”
Type of:
agitation
the act of agitating something; causing it to move around (usually vigorously)

adj causing distress or worry or anxiety

“a worrying situation”
“a worrying time”
Synonyms:
distressful, distressing, disturbing, perturbing, troubling, worrisome
heavy
marked by great psychological weight; weighted down especially with sadness or troubles or weariness

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