Definition of perturbed in English:


Syllabification: per·turbed
Pronunciation: /pərˈtərbd


  • Anxious or unsettled; upset: she didn’t seem perturbed about the noises around her
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    • I don't get road rage, I just get perturbed.
    • However, book-sellers on the opposite footpath are not perturbed by the incident.
    • The teacher is a little perturbed now, her face slightly red.

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