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Wednesday August 27, 2014

Perturbed (pur-turbd)

Upset, disturbed or troubled

Usage Examples

  • He looked very perturbed when he heard the bad news about his brother.
  • I was so perturbed that I forgot to pick up my son from school.
  • The fact that my best friend didn't invite me to his party perturbs me.

Word Usage Tip


  • We were all UPSET when we found out he had a drug addiction.
  • We were all PERTURBED when we found out he had a drug addiction.

THINK... how can you use perturbed in a conversation today?

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