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Synonyms for disturb

to alter the settled state or position of

to trouble the nerves or peace of mind of, especially by repeated vexations

to break up the order or progress of

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change the arrangement or position of

tamper with

destroy the peace or tranquility of

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damage as if by shaking or jarring

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Goaded to frenzy the cat presently determined to come up after this disturber of his peace; but when he essayed to leap to the branch that held Tarzan he found the sharp spear point always in his face, and each time as he dropped back he was prodded viciously in some tender part; but at length, rage having conquered his better judgment, he leaped up the rough bole to the very branch upon which Tarzan stood.
Who was crucified--think of it--for an incendiary and a disturber of the social order
It was by no means lovely, but as the man gathered up his reins he called it a Moon of Paradise, a Disturber of Integrity, and a few other fantastic epithets which doubled her up with mirth.
How shall he ever know well what he is and does as an officer of the government, or as a man, until he is obliged to consider whether he shall treat me, his neighbor, for whom he has respect, as a neighbor and well-disposed man, or as a maniac and disturber of the peace, and see if he can get over this obstruction to his neighborliness without a ruder and more impetuous thought or speech corresponding with his action?
Upon which,' said Mr Meagles, 'as a practical man, I then and there, in that presence, took Doyce by the collar, and told him it was plain to me that he was an infamous rascal and treasonable disturber of the government peace, and took him away.
Pickwick, on looking up, became sensible of the pleasing fact, that all the four clerks, with countenances expressive of the utmost amusement, and with their heads thrust over the wooden screen, were minutely inspecting the figure and general appearance of the supposed trifler with female hearts, and disturber of female happiness.
How shall he ever know well that he is and does as an officer of the government, or as a man, until he is obliged to consider whether he will treat me, his neighbor, for whom he has respect, as a neighbor and well-disposed man, or as a maniac and disturber of the peace, and see if he can get over this obstruction to his neighborlines without a ruder and more impetuous thought or speech corresponding with his action.
This is due to the fact that customers are leaning towards more economical solutions, to the benefit of market disturbers, mainly aggregators.
The disturbers of our night's rest were, I think, probably 2 fellows looking out for our horses which first called the attention of one of our hunters who saw a fellow peering at us from behind a bush.
The security official said that "steps were also taken to ensure a good tourist season with emphasis on beaches, surrounding of hotels, boosting equipment and human potential while coordinating with local authorities to fight against disturbers.
The market disturbers who have reached out for Iran's market must honor their commitments towards OPEC and its members.
Disturbers of the Peace: Representations of Madness in Anglophone Caribbean Literature.
The conduct and deeds of the opposition faction show that they are disturbers and destroyers in the process of the democratisation of Hong Kong," it wrote in a commentary in its overseas edition.
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that if any person or persons shall any ways disturb the devotion and quiet of our holy worship in any manner o[r] way whatever in our Synagogue, the sd Parnass and adjuntos or any of them shall order the Samas to acquaint said disturber or disturbers to go out of Sd Synagogue and not to return 'till they paid such fine as shall be judged by the parnass and his assistants not to exceed five Pounds.