from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Unsettled, broken up, or altered in structure or function.
  • adjective Being or resulting from being emotionally or mentally troubled.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

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

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

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


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