concerned

[ kuh n-surnd ]
/ kənˈsɜrnd /

adjective

interested or affected: concerned citizens.
troubled or anxious: a concerned look.
having a connection or involvement; participating: They arrested all those concerned in the kidnapping.

Nearby words

  1. conceptualization,
  2. conceptualize,
  3. conceptually,
  4. conceptus,
  5. concern,
  6. concerning,
  7. concernment,
  8. concert,
  9. concert grand,
  10. concert overture

Origin of concerned

First recorded in 1650–60; concern + -ed2

Related formscon·cern·ed·ly [kuh n-sur-nid-lee] /kənˈsɜr nɪd li/, adverbcon·cern·ed·ness, nounun·der·con·cerned, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for concernedly

concerned

/ (kənˈsɜːnd) /

adjective

(postpositive) interested, guilty, involved, or appropriateI shall find the boy concerned and punish him
worried, troubled, or solicitous
Derived Formsconcernedly (kənˈsɜːnɪdlɪ), adverbconcernedness, noun

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