Definition of 'distressing'

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Your daughter probably witnessed distressing scenes when she was little and her dad was aggressive. The Sun (2013)These symptoms are of a transient nature but can be distressing to some. Mervyn, Leonard Preventing Heart Disease (1987)The thing that was so distressing though was that they looked perfect. Joanna Blythman SHOPPED: The Shocking Power of British Supermarkets (2004)It would be very distressing for these animals. The Sun (2010)It was deeply distressing to see so many victims with often horrific injuries. Times, Sunday Times (2009)History has become too distressing for intelligent young people to handle. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He said night moves were distressing and hospitals would be told to minimise them. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But for most viewers the programme will be deeply distressing. The Sun (2011)But being bright proved a distressing burden when she was sent to boarding school at the age of eight. Times, Sunday Times (2014)In the end we didn't have a memorial service for him because we thought it would be too distressing. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Over the last year I have lost my hair and this has been distressing. Times, Sunday Times (2009)

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