Usage examples for distressing

  1. " Mr Bingham," said Basil, setting a chair for him, " I imagine that Miss Chadd has told you of this distressing occurrence." – The Club of Queer Trades by G. K. Chesterton
  2. There certainly was one view of the case which was very distressing – The Eustace Diamonds by Anthony Trollope
  3. At last day broke with the shuddering glare so distressing to invalids. – Fromont and Risler, Complete by Alphonse Daudet Last Updated: March 3, 2009