Disturb synonyms Category: Part of speech:
To touch or handle something nervously or persistently:
To cause to be irritated, especially by repeated acts; trouble or annoy:
To cause to have emotional or mental problems that interfere with social functioning:
The definition of afflict is to cause great physical or mental pain or agony or to create for someone a curse to bear.
(Astron.) A small change in an orbit caused by the attraction of another celestial body, other bodies, etc.
(--- Physics & Astronomy) To cause perturbation in (the orbit of a celestial body, for example) by gravitational interaction.
To brandish or wave, especially in anger:
To deprive of courage or enthusiasm; discourage; depress; daunt
To be irritating, wearisome, or vexing to.
To make or become nervous or upset. To raise (put at a higher level)
To put to inconvenience; trouble.
To badger is to annoy, pester or get on someone's nerves.
To wound the pride of; to sting; to nettle; to irritate; to fret; to excite to anger.
To irk or exasperate; vex: To make not pleased; to excite a feeling of disapprobation or dislike in; to be disagreeable to; to offend; to vex; -- often followed by with or at. It usually expresses less than to anger, vex, irritate, or provoke.
To cause to move with force or violence; agitate; disturb.
To throw into confusion or disarray.
To put into a state of disorder.
To cause inconvenience to; trouble:
(Intransitive) To move suddenly, or be excited, on feeling alarm; to start.
To make feel weak, nervous, etc.
To change from a settled condition; disrupt:
To make intricate or complicated; make confusing or hard to understand
To rattle is to make a series of sharp sounds, such as metal clacking on a chain.
The definition of alarm is to warn of danger or to make someone afraid or distressed.
To elicit or arouse (a reaction or emotion, for example):
To give rise to (a feeling, for example); stir up:
To cause suffering or hardship for:
To cause great anger, indignation, etc. in
To cause to feel grief; afflict with deep, acute sorrow or distress
Depress is defined as to press down, make unhappy or less valuable.
To exhaust or weaken with strain of any sort
To cause someone to become annoyed or angry.
Pain is defined as to hurt or cause suffering.
To cause to feel uneasy or anxious
To irritate or annoy very much; make angry; vex
To cast, fling, or hurl something. (Slang) To scare someone.
To allay (fear, doubt, etc.)
To cause to be unable to think with clarity or act with intelligence or understanding; bewilder or perplex.
Shaken; perturbed; excited
Mentally or emotionally upset or unbalanced
The definition of an interruption is something that causes a stop in action.
Upheaval is a sudden and dramatic change or disruption, often that leads to chaos. To disturb or irritate, especially by continued or repeated acts; to bother with unpleasant deeds. To heat (a liquid) to the point where it begins to turn into a gas.
To mix (powdered pigments or colors) with water and size.
To draw (the mind, attention, etc.) away in another direction; divert
To cause difficulties to; hinder; impede
To subject (another) to hostile or prejudicial remarks or actions; pressure or intimidate.
To drag a harrow over; to break up with a harrow.
To cause to be inconvenienced; disturb.
To interfere is defined as to create an obstacle or get involved in other peoples' business.
To push or force (something in or upon)
Nettle is defined as to sting, poke or annoy.
To roil is to agitate or make angry.
To harass, to treat in a rough way.
Ruffle is defined as to wrinkle, or to annoy or bother.
(Intransitive) To become calm.
To soothe in distress or sorrow; ease the misery or grief of; bring consolation or hope to
To restore the confidence of
To ease the anger or agitation of (a person or the mind, for example).
Soothe is defined as to calm or relieve.
The definition of appease is to pacify or quiet someone by giving them what they want.
To give an order or orders; request that something be done or supplied.
To designate the site or place of; to define the limits of; as, to locate a public building; to locate a mining claim; to locate (the land granted by) a land warrant ( Note: the designation may be purely descriptive: it need not be prescriptive.)
Organize is defined as to arrange in an orderly way.
(Comput.) To arrange data or a group of records in a particular way, as chronologically or alphabetically, for more efficient access
To sort systematically; classify
To displace (a body part), especially to displace a bone from its normal position.
To be disposed of by sale:
To move from one place to another; to redistribute.
Flurry is defined as to be moved in a quick way.
(Intransitive) To play, perform, or enjoy rock music, especially with a lot of skill or energy.
To move or go impatiently, angrily, or disdainfully, as with a toss of the head
To give coloring to in description; to exaggerate; as, to aggravate circumstances. — William Paley.
Bug is slang meaning to annoy someone.
(Intransitive) To have a feeling of vexation; to be vexed; to fret; to be irritated.
To cause to be annoyed or resentful.
To throw something off and cause it to become chaotic is the definition of disarray.
To make less organized; to reduce to chaos.
(Intransitive) to meet or unite in a confused way (Idiomatic) To mix or blend thoroughly and completely.
Tumble is defined as to do somersaults, fall clumsily or stumble, or to cause someone or something to fall.
To trouble the nerves or peace of mind of, especially by repeated vexations
To touch a person or thing
change the arrangement or position of
Failure to distinguish between things
A disturbing or being disturbed
A disorderly commotion or disturbance: Synonym Study
suggests the arousal of intense mental or emotional excitement he was so agitated, he could not answer To
is to cause to have a troubled or alarmed feeling the bad news perturbed him
implies the upsetting of one's self-possession her sudden outburst discomposed him
implies the unsettling of normal mental calm or powers of concentration as by worry, interruption, or interference to disturb one's train of thought
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