from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- intransitive verb To have to do with or relate to.
- intransitive verb To be of interest or importance to.
- intransitive verb To engage the attention of; involve.
- intransitive verb To cause anxiety or uneasiness in.
- intransitive verb To be of importance.
- noun A matter that relates to or affects one.
- noun Regard for or interest in someone or something.
- noun A troubled or anxious state of mind.
- noun A business establishment or enterprise; a firm.
from The Century Dictionary.
- To relate or pertain to; have an intimate relation to or connection with.
- To affect the interest of; have interest for; be of importance to.
- To interest; busy; occupy; engage: used reflexively or in the passive voice: as, to
concern one's selfin the affairs of others; I was not concerned in that transaction.
- To disturb; make uneasy or anxious; cause disquiet to; trouble: generally in the past participle: as, to be deeply concerned about the safety of a friend.
- To confuse with drink; slightly intoxicate: in the past participle.
- Synonyms To interest, touch, affect.
- noun That which relates or pertains to one; matter of concernment; business; affair.
- noun Interest; matter of importance; that which affects one's welfare or happiness.
- noun Solicitous regard; solicitude; anxiety; agitation or uneasiness of mind; disturbed state of feeling; trouble.
- noun An establishment or firm for the transaction of business; a manufacturing or commercial establishment; a business house.
- noun A material object, especially one that is complicated or large; a contrivance: with a touch of depreciation.
- noun Synonyms Solicitude, etc. (see
care); Concern at, about, for (see unconcerned); carefulness, thoughtfulness.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun That which relates or belongs to one; business; affair.
- noun That which affects the welfare or happiness; interest; moment.
- noun Interest in, or care for, any person or thing; regard; solicitude; anxiety.
- noun (Com.) Persons connected in business; a firm and its business.
- noun all connected with a particular affair or business.
- transitive verb To relate or belong to; to have reference to or connection with; to affect the interest of; to be of importance to.
- transitive verb To engage by feeling or sentiment; to interest.
- intransitive verb obsolete To be of importance.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun That which affects one's welfare or happiness
- noun The expression of solicitude, anxiety, or compassion toward a thing or person.
- noun A business, firm or enterprise; a company.
- verb transitive To
- verb transitive To make somebody
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun something or someone that causes anxiety; a source of unhappiness
- verb be on the mind of
- noun a feeling of sympathy for someone or something
- noun an anxious feeling
- noun something that interests you because it is important or affects you
- verb be relevant to
- noun a commercial or industrial enterprise and the people who constitute it
from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
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