a matter of some concern

noun phrase
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of a matter of some concern

: something causing worry
  • The schedule is a matter of some concern.

Word by Word Definitions

matter play
  1. : a subject under consideration

  2. : a subject of disagreement or litigation

  3. : the events or circumstances of a particular situation

  1. : to form or discharge pus : suppurate

  2. : to be of importance : signify

some play
  1. : being an unknown, undetermined, or unspecified unit or thing

  2. : being one, a part, or an unspecified number of something (such as a class or group) named or implied

  3. : being of an unspecified amount or number

  1. : one indeterminate quantity, portion, or number as distinguished from the rest

  2. : an indefinite additional amount

  1. : about

  2. : in some degree : somewhat

  3. : to some degree or extent : a little

  1. : characterized by a (specified) thing, quality, state, or action

  1. : group of (so many) members and especially persons

  1. : body

  2. : chromosome

concern play
  1. : to relate to : be about

  2. : to bear on

  3. : to have an influence on : involve

  1. : marked interest or regard usually arising through a personal tie or relationship

  2. : an uneasy state of blended interest, uncertainty, and apprehension

  3. : something that relates or belongs to one : affair


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