Definitions for (verb) disturb

Main entry: disturb

Definition: damage as if by shaking or jarring

Usage: Don't disturb the patient's wounds by moving him too rapidly!


Main entry: disturb, interrupt

Definition: destroy the peace or tranquility of

Usage: Don't interrupt me when I'm reading


Main entry: touch, disturb

Definition: tamper with

Usage: Don't touch my CDs!


Main entry: stir up, commove, agitate, disturb, vex, raise up, shake up

Definition: change the arrangement or position of


Main entry: trouble, disturb, upset

Definition: move deeply

Usage: This book upset me; A troubling thought