Definitions of concern

  1.   be about have to do with be relevant to refer pertain or relate to What's this novel all about There were lots of questions referring to her talk
  2.   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
  3.   an anxious feeling care had aged him they hushed it up out of fear of public reaction
  4.   be on the mind of What is worrying you
  5.   something that interests you because it is important or affects you the safety of the ship is the captain's concern
  6.   something or someone that causes anxiety a source of unhappiness New York traffic is a constant concern it's a major worry
  7.   a feeling of sympathy for someone or something She felt strong concern for those less fortunate
  8.   have to do with or be relevant to There were lots of questions referring to her talk My remark pertained to your earlier comments
  9.   be on the mind of I worry about the second Germanic consonant
  10.   To relate or belong to to have reference to or connection with to affect the interest of to be of importance to
  11.   To engage by feeling or sentiment to interest as a good prince concerns himself in the happiness of his subjects
  12.   To be of importance
  13.   That which relates or belongs to one business affair
  14.   That which affects the welfare or happiness interest moment
  15.   Interest in or care for any person or thing regard solicitude anxiety
  16.   Persons connected in business a firm and its business as a banking concern
  17.   To relate or belong to interest or engage make uneasy
  18.   That which belongs or relates to one business affair interest anxiety a business firm colloquially a contrivance
  19.   To relate or belong to to affect or interest to make uneasy
  20.   That which concerns or belongs to one interest regard anxiety a business or those connected with it
  22.   Interest solicitude business
  23.   To affect interest
  24.   To relate or belong to interest affect trouble
  25.   That which concerns one affair business anxiety
  26.   Solicitude interest
  27.   That which belongs to or concerns one business interest solicitude anxiety business in which a number are interested
  28.   To relate or belong to to interest or affect to disturb to make uneasy
  29.   That which relates or belongs to one business interest or affair anxiety careful regard a business or those connected with it
  30.   To relate or belong to to interest or affect to be of importance to to take an interest in

Quotes of concern

  1. What exists outside is a man's concern let no woman give advice and do no mischief within doors – Aeschylus
  2. Conduct is three -fourths of our life and its largest concern – Matthew Arnold
  3. I think England will win a Test My concern is Australia will probably win two – Geoffrey Boycott
  4. The method of exposition which philosophers have adopted leads many to suppose that they are simply inquiries that they have no interest in the conclusions at which they arrive and that their primary concern is to follow their premises to their logical conclusions – Morris Raphael Cohen
  5. It is not as though the process of production holds any mystery for me I know exactly what it involves and I know the predominant concern in shooting one of those things is production values or as they would say seeing it all up there on screen – Atom Egoyan
  6. So the bandwidth issue is definitely a big concern of ours – Shawn Fanning
  7. The history of modern art is also the history of the progressive loss of art's audience Art has increasingly become the concern of the artist and the bafflement of the public – Paul Gauguin
  8. We are keeping healthier and living longer and I am a good example of someone who is in the Age Concern bracket but is still working and keeping active – Susan Hampshire
  9. And that does concern me because we're not getting enough back for our taxes that we're paying I think we really have to look at the whole sort of area – Rex Hunt
  10. My chief concern is to try to be an humble earnest Christian – Robert E. Lee
  11. I would like to spend my next two years showing how the aim of making technology available to every young person can be built into the effort to make our nation more secure That is my latest concern and what I will be pushing over the next two years – Major R. Owens
  12. The sound was my greatest concern There were certain difficulties getting used to the way every musician can hear his or herself the way each of them relates to the musician in the next seat – Esa-Pekka Salonen
  13. It's a national concern I mean how we dispose of nuclear waste in a safe way how we deal with this incredible amount of nuclear waste we have created over the years – Tom Udall
  14. Well our concern has to do with the period prior to 9/11 up to and including the catastrophe that occurred And thank goodness we're not obliged to make assessments of what's going on now and deal with these current events – Richard Ben-Veniste
  15. I came away from the forums with a profound concern about the highly addictive and destructive nature of methamphetamine Families are torn apart lives are destroyed and treatment is difficult to get – Greg Walden

Usage examples for concern

  1. What have I in the world to do that is worth doing save concern myself with my country and my friends – The Red Planet by William J. Locke
  2. The concern will turn out well – Memoirs of the Private Life, Return, and Reign of Napoleon in 1815, Vol. I by Pierre Antoine Edouard Fleury de Chaboulon
  3. Oh it doesn't concern you that way – Betty Wales Freshman by Edith K. Dunton
  4. You may trust me to the death in all matters that concern her whom you call your gracious lady – The Red Symbol by John Ironside
  5. Did I ever feel a deep concern about my soul – The Works of John Bunyan Volume 3 by John Bunyan
  6. “ I understand your concern then he replied – The Sign of Flame by E. Werner
  7. His sister called him to her side with an air of concern – Daisy Burns (Volume 2) by Julia Kavanagh
  8. They are not our concern yours and mine – A Maker of History by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  9. Dear me dear me dear me exclaimed Mr Duffy with great concern – The Motor Maids by Palm and Pine by Katherine Stokes
  10. She is a partner in the concern – A New Atmosphere by Gail Hamilton
  11. Miss Hannah's satisfied and happy and it's nobody else's concern – Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1905 to 1906 by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  12. You are not to concern yourself about it – The Lost Lady of Lone by E.D.E.N. Southworth
  13. My friendship can't possibly be any concern of yours – Winding Paths by Gertrude Page
  14. It is no longer any concern of mine I said – Oddsfish! by Robert Hugh Benson
  15. She looked at me fully with no fear in her eyes but with quick intelligent concern – Montlivet by Alice Prescott Smith
  16. One way or another it is a matter of no real concern to me – A Splendid Hazard by Harold MacGrath
  17. His whole concern is about affairs on the earth – Quiet Talks on the Crowned Christ of Revelation by S. D. Gordon
  18. What concern is it of any one else – Banked Fires by E. W. (Ethel Winifred) Savi
  19. “ Sam in his concern for her situation forgot himself – The Huntress by Hulbert Footner
  20. Forget your own concern – Heart Talks by Charles Wesley Naylor

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