Perturbate Per"tur*bate, a. Perturbed; agitated. [R.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Perturbate — Per tur*bate, v. t. [From L. perturbatus, p. p.] To perturb. [Obs.] Dr. H. More. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • perturbate — index agitate (perturb), perturb Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • perturbate — (adj.) 1560s, from L. perturbatus, pp. of perturbare (see PERTURB (Cf. perturb)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • perturbate — verb To perturb …   Wiktionary

  • perturbate — per·tur·bate …   English syllables

  • perturbate — I. ˈpərd.ərˌbāt transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: Latin perturbatus, past participle of perturbare archaic : perturb II. adjective Etymology …   Useful english dictionary

  • agitate — I (activate) verb actuate, arouse, coax, electrify, energize, excite, exhort, ferment, foment, goad, impel, incite, induce, inflame, influence, inspire, inspirit, instigate, irritate, kindle, persuade, prompt, provoke, roil, rouse, spur,… …   Law dictionary

  • perturb — I verb abash, agitate, alarm, annoy, arouse, badger, baffle, bewilder, bother, bring into disorder, cause a fuss, cause agitation, cause alarm, cause confusion, cause disorder, cause upset, churn, complicate, confound, confuse, derange,… …   Law dictionary

  • agitate — Synonyms and related words: actuate, afflict, air, argue, arouse, assail, attack, beat, beat up, blow the coals, bother, bounce, broach, bug, burden, campaign, canvass, churn, churn up, concern, concuss, consider, convulse, debate, disarrange,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • beat — Synonyms and related words: Alexandrine, Bohemian, about ship, abrade, abscond, accent, accentuation, addle, addled, aerate, agitate, air lane, all in, all up with, alternation, amaze, ambit, amphibrach, amphimacer, anacrusis, anapest, andante… …   Moby Thesaurus

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