Alarming and Daunting


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Alarming adjective – Causing fear.
Usage example: an alarming rise in her fever, causing the doctor to fear the worst

Daunting is a synonym for alarming in distressing topic. In some cases you can use "Daunting" instead the word "Alarming" as an adjective or a noun, when it comes to topics like frightening.
Nearby Words: alarm, alarmed, alarmingly
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Daunting adjective – Discouraging through fear.
Alarming is a synonym for daunting in intimidating topic. You can use "Alarming" instead the word "Daunting" as an adjective or a noun.
Nearby Words: daunt, daunted
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