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English definition of “disturb”

disturb

verb [T] (INTERRUPT)    /dɪˈstɜːb/ US  /-ˈstɝːb/
B2 to interrupt what someone is doing: Please don't disturb Georgina - she's trying to do her homework. I'm sorry to disturb you so late, but my car's broken down and I was wondering if I could use your phone.Cancelling and interrupting disturb the peace to break the law by behaving unpleasantly and noisily in public: Several England supporters were arrested and charged with disturbing the peace after the match.Social order and disorderNoise and noisy
(Definition of disturb verb (INTERRUPT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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