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concerned

adjective

Simple Definition of concerned

  • : feeling worry or concern

  • : having an interest or involvement in something

  • : having a relation to something

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of concerned

  1. 1 a :  anxious, worried <concerned for their safety> b :  interested <concerned to prove the point>

  2. 2 a :  interestedly engaged <concerned with books and music> b :  culpably involved :  implicated <arrested all concerned>

Examples of concerned in a sentence

  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.



1656

First Known Use of concerned

1656



CONCERNED Defined for Kids

concerned

adjective con·cerned \kən-ˈsərnd\

Definition of concerned for Students

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




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