verb move deeply
disturb; upset; trouble.
- This book upset me
- A troubling thought
verb change the arrangement or position of
raise up; disturb; commove; stir up; vex; shake up; agitate.
verb tamper with
verb destroy the peace or tranquility of
- Don't interrupt me when I'm reading
verb damage as if by shaking or jarring
- Don't disturb the patient's wounds by moving him too rapidly!
adjective satellite having the place or position changed
- the disturbed books and papers on her desk
- disturbed grass showed where the horse had passed
adjective satellite afflicted with or marked by anxious uneasiness or trouble or grief
distressed; upset; disquieted; worried.
- too upset to say anything
- spent many disquieted moments
- distressed about her son's leaving home
- lapsed into disturbed sleep
- worried parents
- a worried frown
- one last worried check of the sleeping children
adjective satellite emotionally unstable and having difficulty coping with personal relationships
adjective satellite affected with madness or insanity
crazy; unhinged; brainsick; demented; mad; sick; unbalanced.
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"Rowling never met an adverb she didn't like."
-Stephen King on J.K Rowling's excessive use of adverbs.
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