Definition of concerned
- concerned to prove the point
- She was concerned to show that she could do the job.
- concerned with books and music
- arrested all concerned
The school's decision is being questioned by a group of concerned parents.
Her family was very concerned for her safety.
Voters are deeply concerned about the economy.
a discussion that will be of interest to everyone concerned
The lawyers called a meeting of all the concerned parties.
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: feeling worry or concern
: having an interest or involvement in something
: having a relation to something
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subject to rapid or unexpected change
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