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concerned

adjective

: feeling worry or concern

: having an interest or involvement in something

: having a relation to something

Full Definition of CONCERNED

1
a :  anxious, worried <concerned for their safety>
b :  interested <concerned to prove the point>
2
a :  interestedly engaged <concerned with books and music>
b :  culpably involved :  implicated <arrested all concerned>
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Examples of CONCERNED

  1. The school's decision is being questioned by a group of concerned parents.
  2. Her family was very concerned for her safety.
  3. Voters are deeply concerned about the economy.
  4. a discussion that will be of interest to everyone concerned
  5. The lawyers called a meeting of all the concerned parties.

First Known Use of CONCERNED

1656

Rhymes with CONCERNED

CONCERNED Defined for Kids

concerned

adjective con·cerned \kən-ˈsərnd\

Definition of CONCERNED for Kids

:  feeling interest and worry <Teachers met with concerned parents.>

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