concerning

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From concern +‎ -ing. The adjective and preposition follow from the verb.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

concerning (comparative more concerning, superlative most concerning)

  1. Causing concern; worrisome.
  2. (obsolete) Important.
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      So great and so concerning truth.

PrepositionEdit

concerning

  1. Regarding, respecting.

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VerbEdit

concerning

  1. present participle of concern

NounEdit

concerning (plural concernings)

  1. That which one is concerned in; one's business.