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disturbed

Psychiatry emotionally upset, troubled, or maladjusted
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She can't help it, poor thing; and she really isn't loud enough to disturb us.
Such songs disturb the mind; and yet we become accustomed to them, her voice is so beautiful.
It comes with a warning not to get too close to the creatures or disturb them.
Their online status would also read "Do not disturb," so other users would know when their friends shouldn't be bothered during their play time.
Will we leave him be or will we follow and disturb him there?
A new housing estate in Derbyshire could disturb a nuclear waste dump, nearby residents have claimed.
3 -- On its support forum, Apple has said, "After January 1st, 2013, Do Not Disturb mode stays on past its scheduled end time.
Do Not Disturb scheduling feature will resume normal functionality after January 7, 2013," Apple said in a note on its support forums.
The point is that canoes disturb neither fish nor fishermen, and if a man gently paddling a canoe down a river is a 'disturbance', then long live that disturbance.
We should try to disturb as many of them as possible.
1 : to interfere with : interrupt <Don't disturb him while he's working.