disturbverb [T]uk /dɪˈstɜːb/ us /-ˈstɝːb/
disturb verb [T] (INTERRUPT)
- "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.
disturb verb [T] (WORRY)
disturb verb [T] (MOVE)