unnerving

unnerving
[[t]ʌ̱nnɜ͟ː(r)vɪŋ[/t]]
ADJ-GRADED
If you describe something as unnerving, you mean that it makes you feel worried or uncomfortable.

It is very unnerving to find out that someone you see every day is carrying a potentially deadly virus.

...her unnerving habit of continuously touching people she was speaking to.

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Derived words:
unnervingly ADV-GRADED

The driver was very quiet, unnervingly quiet.


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