concerned to


chiefly British
: to consider as important to (do something)
She was concerned to show that she could do the job.

Examples of concerned to in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Some analysts were concerned to see the unemployment rate for Black workers increase in June to 6 percent, after reaching a low of 4.7 percent two months earlier. Talmon Joseph Smith, New York Times, 7 July 2023 Some analysts were concerned to see the unemployment rate for Black workers increase in June to 6%, after reaching a low of 4.7% two months earlier. Talmon Joseph Smith,, 7 July 2023 Kira Being surprised and concerned to discover your co-worker is filming you at work is understandable. Johnny C. Taylor Jr., USA TODAY, 4 July 2023 The experiment attracted the attention of a friend and fellow technology artist named Memo Akten, who was concerned to see his climate-conscious friend getting involved in blockchain. Gregory Barber, Wired, 6 Mar. 2021 The global pandemic has further heightened the importance of food delivery – not just as a convenience – but a matter of life and death since the COVID-19 lockdown has prevented those ill, quarantined, or just plain concerned to go out shopping for food. Michael Kure, Forbes, 27 May 2021 By the summer of 2021, Phil Maytubby, deputy CEO of the health department here, was concerned to see the numbers of people getting vaccinated against covid-19 slipping after an initially robust response. Lauren Sausser, CNN, 9 Jan. 2023 Republican attacks on her record ranged from concerned to embarrassingly overwrought. Matt Ford, The New Republic, 7 Apr. 2022 Berger, design professor and Chair of CCA’s Graphic Design Program, is concerned to see childhood games becoming military hardware. David Hambling, Forbes, 3 Sep. 2021 See More

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“Concerned to.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Dec. 2023.

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