Definition of concerning in English:

concerning

Syllabification: con·cern·ing
Pronunciation: /kənˈsərniNG
 
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preposition

On the subject of or in connection with; about: dreadful stories concerning a horrible beast
More example sentences
  • Complex issues concerning the organisational and political aspects of the dialogue are unlikely to be resolved in three days of talks.
  • There was no prior discussion with our authors concerning the content of their essays.
  • Intellectuals of the era questioned traditional feudal ideas, including those concerning the roles of family members and women's social status.
Synonyms
about, regarding, relating to, with reference to, referring to, with regard to, as regards, with respect to, respecting, dealing with, on the subject of, in connection with, re, apropos of

adjective

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Causing anxiety; worrying: I find many of the comments very concerning a concerning breach of security
More example sentences
  • While these incidences are currently small in number, they are extremely concerning.
  • This pattern of behaviour is somewhat concerning.
  • Barrie is the only defenseman with a goal this season - a statistic that's more than concerning.

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