Part of speech:
The definition of distressful is something that causes pain, unhappiness, anxiety or fear.
To afflict with pain or discomfort:
The definition of troublesome is someone or something that causes problems or that is annoying or difficult.
causing distress or worry or anxiety
To cause (the stomach) to feel ill.
To inflict wounds or a wound on.
To have or cause pain
To have or produce a feeling of physical pain or discomfort:
(Archaic) To harm; injure
To distress; afflict.
The definition of dreadful is terrible, shocking or very disturbing.
Inclined to feel anxiety or apprehension; timid; nervous.
Causing grief, pain, or anguish:
The definition of woeful is something really bad or pathetic, or something characterized by sorrow or misery.
Radically reconfiguring a particular field of business, as by implementing new technologies or a more competitive business model:
Causing trouble; troublesome.
Troubling to the mind or emotions
The definition of lamentable is something to view with regret or pity.
The definition of pitiful is a person of thing for which one feels sorry.
To bring into difficulties; cause to be in distress or want
To annoy, harass, or tease
To confuse or trouble with uncertainty or doubt.
To be in need
To trouble, worry, or torment, as with cares, debts, repeated questions or demands, etc.
To discomfort is defined as to make someone feel uncomfortable or to cause slight pain.
To constrain is to impose limitations or restrictions on someone or something, or to force yourself or someone else to act in a certain way.
To cause pain or suffering to; distress very much
To cause physical harm to; hurt:
To cause anxiety or uneasiness in:
To worry or be worried
The definition of ail is to feel sick or have pain.
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
To calm means to soothe and pacify someone to make him free of stress, or to become free of stress yourself.
To worry or trouble, esp. with petty annoyances; harass, pester, etc.
The definition of intrusive is someone or something that invades personal space, that becomes too involved or that comes too close without being invited.
(Law) To help; aid
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