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- Rhymes: -ɛtɪŋ
- Present participle of upset.
upsetting (plural upsettings)
- The action of the verb upset.
- That causes or cause upset.
- He found taking his cat to the vet to be put down very upsetting.
- The bodies lying at the scene of the crash were an upsetting sight.