worrying

(noun, adjective, verb)

adjective

1. causing distress or worry or anxiety

- in a particularly worrisome predicament

- a worrying situation

- a worrying time

Similar word(s): heavy, distressful, distressing, disturbing, perturbing, troubling, worrisome

noun

1. the act of harassing someone

Similar word(s): badgering, bedevilment, torment

Definition categories: act, harassment, molestation

2. the act of moving something by repeated tugs or pushes

- vigorous worrying finally loosened the saw

Definition categories: act, agitation

verb

1. present participle of worry