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Another word for disturb

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Verb
  1. To alter the settled state or position of

    See also:

    move

  2. To trouble the nerves or peace of mind of, especially by repeated vexations

  3. To break up the order or progress of

    See also:

    order

Another word for disturb

Synonym Study

  • Agitate suggests the arousal of intense mental or emotional excitement he was so agitated, he could not answer
  • To perturb is to cause to have a troubled or alarmed feeling the bad news perturbed him
  • Discompose implies the upsetting of one's self-possession her sudden outburst discomposed him
  • Disturb implies the unsettling of normal mental calm or powers of concentration as by worry, interruption, or interference to disturb one's train of thought