worrying
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worrying(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (worrisome)
a. preocupante
The man we recently hired has been asking some worrying questions about how to do his job.El hombre que acabamos de contratar estuvo haciendo unas preguntas preocupantes sobre cómo hacer su trabajo.
b. inquietante
It seems worrying to me that the doctor doesn't know what's wrong with you after a month in the hospital.Me parece inquietante que el médico no sepa qué te pasa tras un mes en el hospital.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (act of worrying)
a. las preocupaciones
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Enough with your worrying. Everything is going to be okay.Basta ya con tus preocupaciones. Todo va a estar bien.
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worrying
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. preocupante
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
worrying [ˈwʌrɪɪŋ]
adjective
[+situation, news, sign] preocupante; inquietante
this is obviously a very worrying situation it is a worrying situation and we are trying to resolve it what is worrying is the way/ the public are being systematically misled the most worrying development is that ... this is a particularly worrying time for many companies Many employers are cutting back, so it's a worrying time the most worrying thing about this is ... The most worrying thing about the king's speech was its refusal to deal with contemporary issues The worrying thing is how much the scheme has already cost the taxpayer this prospect is particularly worrying [for] Europe this prospect is extremely worrying for other European countries
noun
worrying does no good
all this worrying has aged him todas estas preocupaciones lo han envejecido
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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