I find it troubling,” Schapiro said, “that the SEC might have been deliberately excluded.
The most troubling of these is the issue of “non-attitudes.”
Raffaele had also supplied some troubling information on his social networking sites.
In the past year, the labor force has actually grown by nearly 700,000, a reversal of a troubling trend.
If the goal is to move from brinksmanship to bipartisanship, these picks are a troubling sign of things to come.
Captain Marat had hit on the thing that was troubling us all.
I believed that some regret for a secret in her past was troubling her.
She calls the servant sir, and insists on not troubling him to hold her plate.
I knew it must be her husband's affairs which were troubling her.
I meant no harm, wee Shane, but it happened, and it does be troubling me in my old days.
early 13c., from Old French trubler (11c.), metathesis of turbler, from Vulgar Latin *turbulare, from Late Latin turbidare "to trouble, make turbid," from Latin turbidus (see turbid). Related: Troubled; troubling.
c.1200, "agitation of the mind, emotional turmoil," from Old French truble, related to trubler (see trouble (v.)). From early 15c. as "a concern, a cause for worry." The Troubles in reference to times of violence and unrest in Ireland is attested from 1880, in reference to the rebellion of 1640s.