adjective. ['ˈwɝːiːsəm'] not reassuring; tending to cause anxiety.
Words that Rhyme with Worrisome
Example sentences of the word worrisome
A fever is often a worrisome condition, especially if you are pregnant.
2. Verb, past participle
If this is not your first business venture, there are still areas that can be worrisome.
3. Verb, base form
Cardiovascular exercise burns calories, which makes it worrisome for many people trying to put on weight.
Quotes containing the word worrisome
1. Never worry alone. When anxiety grabs my mind, it is self-perpetuating. Worrisome thoughts reproduce faster than rabbits, so one of the most powerful ways to stop the spiral of worry is simply to disclose my worry to a friend... The simple act of reassurance from another human being [becomes] a tool of the Spirit to cast out fear -- because peace and fear are both contagious.
- John Ortberg Jr., The Me I Want to Be: Becoming God's Best Version of You
adjective. ['ˈwɝːiːsəm'] causing distress or worry or anxiety.