disturbverb [ T ]uk /dɪˈstɜːb/ us /dɪˈstɝːb/
disturb verb [ T ] (INTERRUPT)
B2 to interrupt what someone is doing打斷；幹擾
disturb the peace
- "Don't disturb me again, " she said in an irritable voice.
- She's under strong sedation and should not be disturbed.
- I'm very tired, what with travelling all day yesterday and having a disturbed night.
- She started to photograph the documents, safe in the knowledge that she wouldn't be disturbed for at least an hour.
- Please go on with what you're doing and don't let us disturb you.