Definition of Concern


  • a commercial or industrial enterprise and the people who constitute it
    "he bought his brother's business"
    "a small mom-and-pop business"
    "a racially integrated business concern"
    - business concern - business organization - business organisation
  • something or someone that causes anxiety
    a source of unhappiness
    "New York traffic is a constant concern"
    "it's a major worry"
  • a feeling of sympathy for someone or something
    "She felt strong concern for those less fortunate"
  • an anxious feeling
    "care had aged him"
    "they hushed it up out of fear of public reaction"
  • something that interests you because it is important or affects you
    "the safety of the ship is the captain's concern"


  • be on the mind of
    "I worry about the second Germanic consonant shift"
  • be relevant to
    "There were lots of questions referring to her talk"
    "My remark pertained to your earlier comments"
    - come to - bear on - touch on - have to doe with
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble concern

46 unscramble word found using the letters concern.

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