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  Words related to distract

Related / Similar Words: perturb, unhinge, disquiet, trouble, cark, disorder, deflect

 

Definition:
  • disturb in mind or make uneasy or cause to be worried or alarmed; "She was rather perturbed by the news that her father was seriously ill";
  • draw someone''s attention away from something; "The thief distracted the bystanders"; "He deflected his competitors";

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    Hyponyms: worry, vex

     

    Derivational Morphology: distraction, worry, trouble, disquiet, unease, uneasiness, anxiousness, disturbance, perturbation, upset, fluster, misdirection

     

    Anagrams: carditis

     

     
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