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English definition of “disturb”


verb [T] (WORRY)   /dɪˈstɜrb/
to cause someone to feel troubled or upset: This year’s election campaign has disturbed a lot of voters who don’t like either candidate. disturbing    /dɪˈstɜr·bɪŋ/ adjective [+ to infinitive] It’s deeply disturbing to see intelligent and educated people make fun of us.
(Definition of disturb verb (WORRY) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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