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perturbation

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of perturbation

  1. an uneasy state of mind usually over the possibility of an anticipated misfortune or trouble in her perturbation she kept calling her son, a freshman, to see if everything was all right at college Synonyms of perturbation agita, agitation, anxiousness, apprehension, apprehensiveness, care, concern, concernment, disquiet, disquietude, fear, nervosity, nervousness, anxiety, solicitude, sweat, unease, uneasiness, worryWords Related to perturbation strain, stress, tension; alarm (also alarum), anguish, consternation, desperateness, desperation, discomfort, discomposure, dismay, distraction, distress, disturbance, edginess, franticness, hand-wringing, jitters, jumpiness, panic, tremor; angst, fearfulness, torment, upset, vexation; cold feet, doubt, dread, foreboding, incertitude, misgiving, presentiment, suspense, uncertainty; compunction, qualm, scrupleNear Antonyms of perturbation calm, calmness, content, contentment, ease, easiness, peace, peacefulness, placidity, placidness, quiet, quietude, sereneness, serenity, tranquillity (or tranquility), tranquilness; comfort, consolation, relief, solaceAntonyms of perturbation unconcern



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