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disturb /dɪˈstɜːb $ -ɜːrb/ verb [transitive]

مختل کردن ، برهم زدن ، بهم زدن ، اشفتن ، مضطرب ساختن ، مشوب کردن ، مزاحم شدن ، زیست شناسی: بر هم زدن
- interrupt, bother, butt in on, disrupt, interfere with, intrude on, pester
- upset, alarm, distress, fluster, harass, perturb, trouble, unnerve, unsettle, worry
- muddle, disarrange, disorder
Contrasted words: establish, fix, set, settle, adjust, regulate
Related Words: alarm, frighten, scare, terrify, bewilder, distract, perplex, puzzle, discommode, incommode, inconvenience, trouble, displace, replace, move, remove, shift, interfere, intermeddle, meddle, tamper
English Thesaurus: interrupt, butt in, cut somebody off/cut somebody short, heckle, chip in, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

disturb W3 /dɪˈstɜːb $ -ɜːrb/ verb [transitive]
[Word Family: adjective: disturbedundisturbed, disturbing; verb: disturb; noun: disturbance; adverb: disturbingly]
[Date: 1100-1200; Language: Old French; Origin: destourber, from Latin turbare 'to put into disorder']

1. INTERRUPT to interrupt someone so that they cannot continue what they are doing:
Sorry to disturb you, but I have an urgent message.
The thieves fled when they were disturbed by a neighbour.
Do not disturb (=a sign you put on a door so that people will not interrupt you).

2. WORRY to make someone feel worried or upset:
What disturbs you most about this latest development?

3. MOVE to move something or change its position:
If you find a bird’s nest, never disturb the eggs.
I promise not to disturb anything.

4. CHANGE to change a normal situation in a way that causes problems:
My hormone balance is disturbed by my pregnancy.
New procedures often disturb the comfortable habits of the workforce.

5. disturb the peace law to behave in a noisy and unpleasant way in public

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English


disturb somebody's sleep
Local people said their sleep was being disturbed by the noise from the aircraft.
disturb somebody's concentration
I couldn't work with the kids around disturbing my concentration.
disturb somebody's thoughts
A gentle knock on the door disturbed his thoughts.
sorry to disturb you spoken (=said to apologize for interrupting what someone is doing)
Sorry to disturb you, but could you sign this letter, please?

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

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