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disturb

dis·turb

disturb

 
 
pronunciation:
dih stuhrb
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: disturbed, disturbing, disturbs
definition 1: to interrupt by making noise or causing distraction.
synonyms:
bother, interrupt, trouble
similar words:
discommode, incommode, inconvenience, jar, violate, worry
definition 2: to upset or cause to be in disorder.
synonyms:
derange, discompose, disorder, disorganize, trouble, upset
antonyms:
organize
similar words:
agitate, disarrange, disarray, jar, perturb, rile, roil, ruffle, shake, unsettle
definition 3: to make nervous or uneasy; trouble.
synonyms:
bother, disquiet, trouble, unsettle
similar words:
agitate, derange, discomfit, discompose, disconcert, dismay, disorder, distract, exercise, jangle, jar, perturb, roil, ruffle, shake, upset, vex, worry
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The word disturb contains the following part:
turb Latin root that means confusion