from The American HeritageĀ® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Showing signs or symptoms of mental or emotional illness: crimes that could only be committed by a disturbed person.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Showing symptoms of mental illness, severe psychosis, or neurosis.
  • adj. Extremely surprised; shocked.
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of disturb.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. affected with madness or insanity
  • adj. emotionally unstable and having difficulty coping with personal relationships
  • adj. having the place or position changed
  • adj. afflicted with or marked by anxious uneasiness or trouble or grief


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