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worrisome

wor·ri·some

worrisome

 
pronunciation:
wuhr i sm
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: causing worry; disturbing.
worrisome news
similar words:
bothersome, frightening, troublesome
definition 2: tending to worry.
similar words:
fretful
derivation: worrisomely (adv.)