disturbed

adjective dis·turbed

Definition of disturbed

  1. :  showing symptoms of emotional illness <disturbed children> <disturbed behavior>

Examples of disturbed in a sentence

  1. He seems very disturbed about his work lately.

1904

First Known Use of disturbed

1904


DISTURBED Defined for English Language Learners

disturbed

adjective dis·turbed

Definition of disturbed for English Language Learners

  • : having or showing evidence of a mental or emotional illness

  • : worried and unhappy

  • of sleep : affected by a disturbance


DISTURBED Defined for Kids

disturbed

adjective dis·turbed \di-ˈstərbd\

Definition of disturbed for Students

  1. :  showing signs of mental or emotional illness <He works with emotionally disturbed patients.>


Medical Dictionary

disturbed

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adjective dis·turbed \dis-ˈtərbd\

Medical Definition of disturbed

  1. 1:  showing symptoms of emotional or mental illness <disturbed children> <disturbed behavior>

  2. 2:  designed for or occupied by disturbed patients <disturbed wards>



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