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I didn't want to disturb you in the middle of a meeting.
Sorry to disturb you, but do you know where Miss Springer is?
Her sleep was disturbed by a violent hammering on the door.
Ministers declared themselves profoundly disturbed by the violence.
Not even a breath of wind disturbed the beautiful scene.
This is the British English definition of disturb. View American English definition of disturb.
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