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distressingly

See definition of distressingly on Dictionary.com
  • as indeeply
  • as inhard
  • as inseriously

synonyms for distressingly

  • acutely
  • genuinely
  • intensely
  • passionately
  • profoundly
  • sadly
  • seriously
  • severely
  • surely
  • thoroughly
  • affectingly
  • feelingly
  • gravely
  • mournfully
  • movingly
  • to the quick
  • badly
  • vigorously
  • severely
  • agonizingly
  • arduously
  • awkwardly
  • burdensomely
  • carefully
  • cumbersomely
  • cumbrously
  • exhaustingly
  • gruelingly
  • hardly
  • harshly
  • inconveniently
  • laboriously
  • painfully
  • ponderously
  • roughly
  • strenuously
  • tiredly
  • toilsomely
  • unwieldily
  • with great effort

antonyms for distressingly

MOST RELEVANT
  • lightly
  • incompletely
  • little
  • slightly
  • little
  • casually
  • lightly
  • minor
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How to use distressingly in a sentence

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Seeing his distress, Richards put his arm around Martin’s shoulder.
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Kayla Jimenez reports that the emotional distress often came in the form of vitriolic social media posts, but also included phone calls and text messages.
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Thys didn’t hang any of the flags upside down, but these are clearly distress symbols.
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This is yet another in a line of preventable tragedies, another instance of police officers shooting unarmed men who are in psychological distress.
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Democrats have pushed back against the suggestion that they’re somehow behaving recklessly for wanting to spend more, not less, in times of economic distress, so that the government becomes an engine of stimulus.
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While most types of seaweed are edible, some varieties like acid kelp can cause internal distress.
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You’ve probably heard stories of people who lost money to online fraudsters pretending to be lovers in distress on the internet.
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"It is n't distressingly calm now," said the extra-strong frames—they were called web-frames—in the engine-room.
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“Professor Fortescue is eloquent, but he makes one feel distressingly vegetable,” said Temperley.
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WORDS RELATED TO DISTRESSINGLY

  • acutely
  • affectingly
  • distressingly
  • feelingly
  • genuinely
  • gravely
  • intensely
  • mournfully
  • movingly
  • passionately
  • profoundly
  • sadly
  • seriously
  • severely
  • surely
  • thoroughly
  • to the quick
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.