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1. concern

verb. ['kənˈsɝːn'] be relevant to.

Synonyms

  • pertain
  • touch on
  • come to
  • regard
  • revolve around
  • relate
  • touch
  • apply
  • advert
  • center
  • bear on
  • concentrate on
  • affect
  • refer
  • hold
  • focus on
  • revolve about
  • go for
  • involve
  • matter to
  • interest
  • allude
  • center on

Antonyms

  • right
  • left
  • discontinue
  • gladden

Etymology

  • concernere (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Concern

  • upturn
  • sauterne
  • return
  • new-bern
  • mckern
  • mcgurn
  • laverne
  • discern
  • amburn
  • alpern
  • sturn
  • stirn
  • sterne
  • stern
  • stearne
  • stearn
  • spurn
  • ohern
  • o'hern
  • ohearn
  • o'hearn
  • obyrne
  • o'byrne
  • o'beirne
  • aherne
  • ahern
  • ahearn
  • adjourn
  • zurn
  • yearn

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A common misspelling of concern is consern

Example sentences of the word concern


1. Noun, singular or mass
Therefore, in lawns where year-round color is a major concern, zoysia may not be the best choice.

Quotes containing the word concern


1. Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well; but their manners should be of the greatest concern.
- R. Buckminster Fuller

2. I believe that my art gets across the point that I'm in this morality theater trying to help the underdog, and I'm speaking socially here, showing concern and making psychological and philosophical statements for the underdog.
- Jeff Koons

3. The most beautiful people we have known are those who have known defeat, known suffering, known struggle, known loss, and have found their way out of the depths. These persons have an appreciation, a sensitivity, and an understanding of life that fills them with compassion, gentleness, and a deep loving concern. Beautiful people do not just happen.
- Elisabeth Kübler-Ross

2. self-concern

noun. concern for your own interests and welfare.

Synonyms

  • egoism
  • egocentrism
  • self-centeredness
  • self-interest

Antonyms

  • attentiveness
  • frivolity
  • discipline
  • irresoluteness

3. concern

noun. ['kənˈsɝːn'] something that interests you because it is important or affects you.

Synonyms

  • affair
  • worldly concern
  • part
  • affairs
  • thing
  • matter
  • world
  • personal business
  • personal matters
  • earthly concern
  • involvement
  • earth
  • interest

Antonyms

  • worsen
  • break
  • esteem
  • respect

Etymology

  • concernere (Latin)

4. concern

verb. ['kənˈsɝːn'] be on the mind of.

Synonyms

  • worry
  • interest

Antonyms

  • tense
  • stimulate
  • de-energize

Etymology

  • concernere (Latin)

5. concern

noun. ['kənˈsɝːn'] an anxious feeling.

Synonyms

  • care
  • anxiety

Antonyms

  • miss
  • disengage
  • discolor

Etymology

  • concernere (Latin)

6. concern

noun. ['kənˈsɝːn'] a feeling of sympathy for someone or something.

Synonyms

  • solicitude
  • tenderness
  • fellow feeling
  • sympathy
  • solicitousness

Antonyms

  • heedless
  • heedful
  • dishonor
  • dissociate

Etymology

  • concernere (Latin)

7. concern

noun. ['kənˈsɝːn'] something or someone that causes anxiety; a source of unhappiness.

Synonyms

  • bugaboo
  • burden
  • load
  • onus
  • incumbrance
  • negative stimulus
  • worry
  • business
  • headache
  • encumbrance

Antonyms

  • disrespect
  • disesteem
  • inattention
  • inattentiveness

Etymology

  • concernere (Latin)

8. concern

noun. ['kənˈsɝːn'] a commercial or industrial enterprise and the people who constitute it.

Synonyms

  • franchise
  • firm
  • manufacturing business
  • division
  • business organization
  • house
  • business concern
  • shipbuilder
  • business firm
  • manufacturer
  • business organisation
  • enterprise
  • chain
  • underperformer
  • processor
  • brokerage
  • carrier
  • common carrier
  • agency
  • dealership
  • business
  • partnership

Antonyms

  • uncover
  • defy
  • exempt
  • infield

Etymology

  • concernere (Latin)
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