concerning Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Definition of “concerning” - English Dictionary

Definition of "concerning" - American English Dictionary

See all translations


 us   /kənˈsɜr·nɪŋ/
about: If you have any ​information concerning the ​incident, ​pleasecontact the ​police.
(Definition of concerning from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Definition of "concerning" - British English Dictionary

See all translations


uk   /kənˈsɜː.nɪŋ/  us   /-ˈsɝː-/ formal
B2 about: I've had a ​letter from the ​taxauthorities concerning my ​taxpayments.
More examples


uk   /kənˈsɜː.nɪŋ/  us   /-ˈsɝː-/ formal not standard
making you ​feelslightlyworried: The ​increase in ​crime in the ​area is very concerning.
(Definition of concerning from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “concerning”
in Arabic عَن, حَول, بِخُصوص…
in Korean -에 관하여…
in Portuguese sobre, a respeito de…
in Catalan sobre…
in Japanese ~に関して(の)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 关于…
in Turkish ilgilendiren, alakadar eden, hakkında…
in Russian о, относительно…
in Chinese (Traditional) 關於…
in Italian riguardo a, quanto a…
in Polish w sprawie, dotyczący…
What is the pronunciation of concerning?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More meanings of “concerning”

Word of the Day

having male and female students being taught together in the same school or college rather than separately

Word of the Day