Search Result for "distressfulness":
1. the quality of arousing fear or distress;
- Example: "he learned the seriousness of his illness"
[syn: seriousness, distressfulness]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
distressfulness \distressfulness\ n. the quality of causing mental anguish. Syn: seriousness. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]