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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “alarming”

alarming

adjective
 
 
/əˈlɑː.mɪŋ/ US  /-ˈlɑːr-/
causing worry or fear
使人惊恐的,引起恐慌的;令人担忧的
alarming news
令人恐慌的消息
There has been an alarming rise in the rate of inflation.
通货膨胀加剧的速度惊人。
Causing anxiety and worryMaking people sad, shocked and upset
alarmingly
 
 
/əˈlɑː.mɪŋ.li/ US  /-lɑːr-/ adverb
Alarmingly, the hole in the ozone layer has doubled in size this year.
令人担忧的是,臭氧层空洞的面积今年扩大了一倍。
Causing anxiety and worryMaking people sad, shocked and upset
(Definition of alarming from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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