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English definition of “worrying”

worrying

adjective     /ˈwʌr.i.ɪŋ/ US  /ˈwɝː-/
B2 making you feel unhappy and frightened : It's a very worrying situation .Causing anxiety and worryMaking people sad, shocked and upset worryingly     /-li/ adverb Worryingly, the gun was never found .Causing anxiety and worryMaking people sad, shocked and upset
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