disturbing moment

disturbing moment

The moment that tends to rotate an aircraft around any of its axes.
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disturbing moment Jan Vertonghen lies on the pitch after his head blow, but new kit (left) may help in such cases
Perhaps the most disturbing moment is when Morris goes screaming into a violent cancer spasm.
A particularly disturbing moment saw a handmaid chained to a burning stove.
It was a disturbing moment to watch at the White House an arrogant Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, shaking hands with a seemingly weakened American President, Barack Obama, in a futile bid to improve ties between the two leaders.
He said: "I remember going with my mother to buy a bucket and spade, walking along the promenade, with the dark brown tide lapping up too close for me and for one disturbing moment seeing the sea below the pier boardwalk planks as I stepped on to it for the first time."
The dumbest, most disturbing moment of the entire, uh, affair might have come Monday evening, when a couple hundred fans gathered on campus.
but] the most disturbing moment is the present, the time of change, the instant when something has to happen." Given Bilenchi's intense interest in Italian politics, as a self-described "fascist of the left" in his youth, and his long career as a journalist for the daily La Nazione in Florence from 1934 to 1943, and his later membership in the Italian Communist Party (from 1942 on), Bilenchi saw much in his everyday life of the brutality that humans are capable of committing.
In Melville's short tale "Benito Cereno," a disturbing moment comes when Captain Delano first walks the mysterious slave ship's decks.
But Mick also provides the most disturbing moment when the cameras catch the horror on the faces of his young children as they watch him being beaten to a pulp.
*** A lifestyle change often is spurred by a disturbing moment that makes crystal clear that there is a problem which needs attention.
The most disturbing moment of all occurs during the drinking scene, when Angelique dances seductively with each of the three black men in turn, consciously playing them against each other and thereby provoking the violence that erupts between them.