Meaning of “worrying” in the English Dictionary

"worrying" in British English

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worryingadjective

uk /ˈwʌr.i.ɪŋ/ us /ˈwɝː.i.ɪŋ/
worryingly
adverb uk /ˈwʌr.i.ɪŋ.li/ us /ˈwɝː.i.ɪŋ.li/

Worryingly, the gun was never found.

(Definition of “worrying” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)