Alarming and Quieting


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

Quieting is an antonym for alarming.
Nearby Words: alarm, alarmed, alarmingly
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Quieting adjective – Tending to calm the emotions and relieve stress.
Alarming is an antonym for quieting.
Nearby Words: quiet, quieten, quieted, quietness
Antonyms for Quieting
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