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disturbed Explained

disturbed at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

[dıs'tə:bd]

disturbed at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

adj
1 not behaving normally because of a mental condition: mentally/emotionally disturbed // --the care of emotionally disturbed children // --while the balance of his mind was disturbed//
2 worried or upset: disturbed by/about/at// --Police are very disturbed about the latest trend.// seriously/deeply/greatly etc disturbed // disturbed to find/see/discover/learn etc // --She was disturbed to learn he had bought a motorbike.// disturbed that// --I'm disturbed that so many of the students appear to be illiterate.//
3 disturbed sleep: sleep that is interrupted//

disturbed at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

178 Moby Thesaurus words for "disturbed":
abashed, abroad, adrift, afflicted, aggravated, agitated,
all-overish, amiss, angry, annoyed, anxious, anxioused up,
apprehensive, askew, astray, at sea, awry, balled-up, batty, beset,
bewildered, bonkers, bothered, brain-damaged, brain-injured,
browned-off, bugged, burnt-up, cast down, catatonic, certifiable,
chafed, chagrined, chaotic, chapfallen, clueless, cockeyed,
concerned, confused, convulsed, crazy, depressed, deranged,
disarranged, discomfited, discomforted, discomposed, disconcerted,
dislocated, dismayed, disordered, disorderly, disorganized,
disoriented, disquieted, distracted, distraught, distressed,
embarrassed, exasperated, excited, fearful, feverish, fidgety,
flurried, flustered, fluttered, foreboding, fussed, galled, griped,
guessing, haywire, hung up, hypochondriac, hysteric, ill at ease,
in a fix, in a jumble, in a maze, in a pickle, in a pother,
in a pucker, in a scrape, in a stew, in a sweat, in a swivet,
in a tizzy, in disorder, insane, irked, irritated, jittery,
jumbled, jumpy, lost, mad, maladjusted, manic-depressive, mazed,
mentally ill, mentally sick, miffed, misgiving, misplaced,
mixed-up, mortified, nervous, nervy, nettled, neurasthenic,
neurotic, nuts, off the track, on tenterhooks, on the fritz,
out of countenance, out of gear, out of joint, out of kelter,
out of kilter, out of order, out of place, out of tune,
out of whack, overanxious, overapprehensive, paranoiac, paranoid,
peeved, perplexed, perturbed, phobic, piqued, provoked,
psychasthenic, psychoneurotic, psychopathic, psychotic, put-out,
put-upon, rattled, resentful, restless, riled, roiled, roily,
ruffled, schiz, schizoid, schizophrenic, schizy, screwy, shaken,
shaken up, shook, shuffled, solicitous, stirred up, strained,
suspenseful, tense, troubled, troublous, turbid, turbulent,
turned around, unbalanced, uncomfortable, uneasy, unpeaceful,
unquiet, unsettled, upset, vexed, without a clue, worried,
zealous

disturbed at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

adjective
1 mentally ill, especially because of very unhappy or shocking experiences:
a special school for emotionally disturbed children * His behaviour is deeply disturbed.
2 unhappy and full of bad or shocking experiences:
The killer had a disturbed family background.
3 very anxious and unhappy about sth:
I was deeply disturbed and depressed by the news.
compare UNDISTURBED

disturbed at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

adjective
1 mentally ill, especially because of very unhappy or shocking experiences:
a special school for emotionally disturbed children * His behaviour is deeply disturbed.
2 unhappy and full of bad or shocking experiences:
The killer had a disturbed family background.
3 very anxious and unhappy about sth:
I was deeply disturbed and depressed by the news.
compare UNDISTURBED

Disturbed at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Disturb \Dis*turb"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Disturbed}; p. pr. &
vb. n. {Disturbing}.] [OE. desturben, destourben, OF.
destorber, desturber, destourber, fr. L. disturbare,
disturbatum; dis- + turbare to disturb, trouble, turba
disorder, tumult, crowd. See {Turbid}.]
1. To throw into disorder or confusion; to derange; to
interrupt the settled state of; to excite from a state of
rest.

Preparing to disturb With all-cofounding war the
realms above. --Cowper.

The bellow's noise disturbed his quiet rest.
--Spenser.

The utmost which the discontented colonies could do,
was to disturb authority. --Burke.

2. To agitate the mind of; to deprive of tranquillity; to
disquiet; to render uneasy; as, a person is disturbed by
receiving an insult, or his mind is disturbed by envy.

3. To turn from a regular or designed course. [Obs.]

And disturb His inmost counsels from their destined
aim. --Milton.

Syn: To disorder; disquiet; agitate; discompose; molest;
perplex; trouble; incommode; ruffle.

disturbed at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

disturbed
adj 1: having the place or position changed; "the disturbed books
and papers on her desk"; "disturbed grass showed where
the horse had passed"
2: afflicted with or marked by anxious uneasiness or trouble or
grief; "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" [syn: {disquieted}, {distressed}, {upset}, {worried}]
3: emotionally unstable and having difficulty coping with
personal relationships [syn: {maladjusted}]
4: lacking order or stability; "these unsettled times" [syn: {unsettled}]
5: affected with madness or insanity; "a man who had gone mad"
[syn: {brainsick}, {crazy}, {demented}, {distracted}, {mad},
{sick}, {unbalanced}, {unhinged}]

disturbed at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Pronunciation

* Inter: a » UK Inter: IPA » /dɪsˈtɜː(ɹ)bd/
  • Inter: audio » en-us-disturbed.ogg|Audio (US)

    Adjective

    Inter: en-ad » j

  • Showing symptoms of mental illness, severe psychosis, or neurosis.
    1. Extremely surprised; shocked.

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » showing symptoms of mental illness, severe psychosis, or neurosis

  • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|narušený
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|gestoord

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|gestört
    • Jèrriais: Inter: tø » roa-jer|dêrangi


    Inter: trans-botto » m

    Verb

    disturbed
  • Inter: past of » disturb

  • Translation: de » disturbed
    Translation: et » disturbed
    Translation: es » disturbed
    Translation: fa » disturbed
    Translation: fr » disturbed
    Translation: ko » disturbed
    Translation: io » disturbed
    Translation: ku » disturbed
    Translation: li » disturbed
    Translation: hu » disturbed
    Translation: mg » disturbed
    Translation: my » disturbed
    Translation: ja » disturbed
    Translation: sm » disturbed
    Category: simple:disturbed -
    Translation: sv » disturbed
    Translation: te » disturbed
    Translation: vi » disturbed
    Translation: zh » disturbed