Distressing and Nagging


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Distressing adjective – Causing worry or anxiety.
Usage example: distressing signs that another war might be imminent

Nagging is a synonym for distressing in upsetting topic. In some cases you can use "Nagging" instead an adjective "Distressing".
Nearby Words: distress, distressed, distressingly, distressful
Synonyms for Distressing


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Nagging adjective – Causing worry or anxiety.
Usage example: I have this nagging feeling that something will still go wrong

Distressing is a synonym for nagging in continuous topic. You can use "Distressing" instead an adjective "Nagging", if it concerns topics such as painful, aching.
Nearby Words: nagged, nagger
Synonyms for Nagging

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feeling distressing feeling nagging feeling
tendency distressing tendency nagging tendency
practice distressing practice nagging practice
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