German translation of 'distressing'
Example Sentences Including 'distressing'
Besides the dogs there were other, perhaps more distressing signs of hurried exits.THE GREAT AND SECRET SHOW (2001)
The telephone directories were more promising and at the same time more distressing.Dreams of Innocence
Had to admit it --- quite the most horrible, the most distressing walk he could ever remember.BEHINDLINGS (2002)
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- (mental, cause of distress)
⇒ to be in great distress
- (= danger)
⇒ to be in distress[ship]
in Seenot sein[plane],
in Not sein
⇒ distress call
Kummer machen +dat
⇒ don't distress yourself
machen Sie sich dat keine Sorgen!
Example Sentences Including 'distress'
He took in the images with old eyes, eyes that had seen scores of vessels in distress , the eyes of a lifeboatman.Let Not the Deep
Almost weeping with the distress , she let herself fall to the floor.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
She showed neither interest nor scorn - not even physical distress at the appalling cold.The Innocents at Home (A Superintendent Kenworthy novel)
Translation of distressing from the Collins English to German Dictionary