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    One of my friends recently said to me that 'it was very distressing knowing what you were going through'.

    What does 'very distressing' mean in this context? In general, what does the sentence mean?
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    causing sorrow and pain and bad feelings..
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    upsetting...
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    He found it difficult or upsetting to see his friend (you) go through something bad.
 
 
 
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