Part of speech:
Not attentive; heedless; negligent
Deeply agitated, as from worry or grief.
Deep in thought and heedless of present circumstances or activities; preoccupied.
Removed or separated (from something)
Characterized by unrest, esp. social unrest
The definition of preoccupied is someone who is busy with or engaged in something.
Immoderately fond; infatuated:
Highly excited with strong emotion or frustration; frenzied:
Affected with or marked by frenzy; frantic:
The definition of perplexed is full of uncertainty, confused or puzzled.
(Informal) Exciting great admiration or praise; notable
Failure to distinguish between things
Mental or emotional disturbance; agitation or confusion:
A measurement in information theory: see Perplexity.
Perturbation is an anxiety or disturbance, or is a cause of disturbance, or a from what is normal, especially when the deviation is caused by an outside influence.
To turn aside or cause to turn aside; bend or deviate.
To throw into disorder; disarrange
To burden or be burdened with trouble; worry.
To deprive of peace or rest; trouble.
To derange or unbalance:
To cause disorder or confusion in; unsettle
To tip over; overturn
To plunge into mire or snow so as not to be able to get on; to set; to fix.
To puzzle is defined as to confuse.
To trouble, worry, or torment, as with cares, debts, repeated questions or demands, etc.
To allow oneself to think about; have in mind; consider
To amuse; entertain
To confuse hopelessly, as by something complicated or involved; befuddle; puzzle
To hold the attention of or occupy in an agreeable fashion:
To excite or disturb the feelings of
The definition of addle refers to causing someone to become confused or to becoming unable to think clearly.
To secure ratlines to (shrouds).
To get rid of; throw away; discard
To shake hands:
To disturb, irritate, or annoy
To confuse; agitate
To disturb the calm or poise of; fluster; disconcert
Bother is defined as annoy, worry, or cause discomfort.
The definition of clarify is to make something more clear or easier to understand.
To offer reasons for or a cause of; justify:
To give a wrong impression or lead toward a wrong conclusion, especially by intentionally deceiving.
To calm means to soothe and pacify someone to make him free of stress, or to become free of stress yourself.
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