Definitions For Concerning

Noun

CONCERNING (plural CONCERNINGs) That which one is concerned in; one's business.

Verb

{{present participle of, en, concern, nocat=1}}

Preposition

{{en-prep}} regarding, regarding, respecting.

Synonyms

apropos, as for; See also thesaurus:about

Translations

Arabic: فِي مَا يَتَعَلَق بِـ Armenian: վերաբերյալ Bashkir: тураһында, sc=Cyrl Belarusian: нако́нт Bulgarian: относно Chinese: : Mandarin: 關於, sc=Hani, 关于, tr=guānyú, sc=Hani Danish: hvad angår, med hensyn til, vedrørende, -mæssig, angående Dutch: met betrekking tot, omtrent, aangaande, betreffende Esperanto: {{t-needed, eo}} Finnish: koskien, liittyen, puheen ollen French: à propos de, au sujet de Georgian: {{t-needed, ka}} German: betreffs, bezüglich Greek: : Ancient Greek: περί {{q, + genitive}} Hebrew: -בנוגע ל (b'nogéa` l'-) Hungarian: ami-t illet/illeti Icelandic: {{t-needed, is}} Italian: per quanto riguarda Khmer: {{t-needed, km}} Kurdish: : Sorani: لە بارەی Kyrgyz: жөнүндө Latin: de Mongolian: {{t-needed, mn}} Persian: درباره, alt=دربارۀ, tr=darbâre-ye Portuguese: quanto a Russian: относи́тельно {{qualifier, + genitive case}}, каса́тельно {{qualifier, + genitive case}} Scots: hereanent Scottish Gaelic: ri linn, mu dheidhinn, mu thimcheall Spanish: concerniente, referente, sobre Swedish: angående, beträffande, rörande Thai: {{t-needed, th}} Ukrainian: щодо {{qualifier, + genitive case}} Vietnamese: {{t-needed, vi}}

Adjective

Causing concern; worrisome. (obsolete) important, important.

Etymology

from concern + ing. the adjective and preposition follow from the verb.

Is Concerning a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
15
Words with Friends
21

The word Concerning is worth 15 points in Scrabble and 21 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Concerning in a Sentence

  • We had a meeting with the principal today concerning the new policy on student-run organizations

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