concernment

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Synonyms for concernment

curiosity about or attention to someone or something

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13) "How short soever [men's] Knowledge may come of an universal, or perfect Comprehension of whatsoever is, it yet secures their great Concernments, that they have Light enough to lead them to the Knowledge of their Maker, and the sight of their own Duties.
The document authorized the colonists "to hold forth a lively experiment, that a most flourishing civil state may stand and best be maintained, and that among our English subjects, with a full liberty in religious concernments.
While couched in the Christian language of the time, it goes on to express the king's mandate that "no person within the said colony, at any time hereafter shall be any wise molested, punished, disquieted, or called in question, for any differences in opinion in matters of religion" and that "all and every person and persons may, from time to time, and at all times hereafter, freely and fully have and enjoy his and their own judgments and consciences, in matters of religious concernments.
1656 The complete midwives practice, the most weighty and high concernments of the birth of man.