Translation of "disturb" - English-Spanish dictionary

disturb

verb uk /dɪˈstɜːb/

to stop what someone is doing or make problems for them, often by making a noise

molestar
Georgia is working, so try not to disturb her.

to upset someone or make them feel worried

perturbar
He was disturbed by the violence in the movie.

(Translation of “disturb” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

disturb

verb /diˈstəːb/

to interrupt or take attention away from

molestar, disturbar
I’m sorry, am I disturbing you?
Sorry to disturb you, have you seen Alan anywhere?

to worry or make anxious

perturbar, preocupar
This news has disturbed me very much.

to stir up or throw into confusion

agitar
disturbance noun

a noisy or disorderly happening

alboroto, molestia, ruido
He was thrown out of the meeting for causing a disturbance.

an interruption

interrupción
I’ve done quite a lot of work, despite several disturbances.

an act of disturbing

disturbio
He was arrested for disturbance of the peace.
disturbed adjective

mentally ill, especially as the result of bad experiences in the past

Trastornado
emotionally disturbed children.

anxious or upset

Disgustado
I was very disturbed to hear that he had collapsed and been taken to hospital.
disturbing adjective

making you feel very worried or upset

Preocupante
We received some disturbing news about David.
There has been a disturbing increase in knife crime.
disturbingly adverb

Preocupantemente
a disturbingly violent film.

(Translation of “disturb” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)