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- That which affects one's welfare or happiness
- Mark's health was of great concern to Connie.
- The recent events in London are of no concern to most people in Australia.
- 2011 April 10, Alistair Magowan, “Aston Villa 1 - 0 Newcastle”, BBC Sport:
- Although the encounter was bathed in sunshine, the match failed to reach boiling point but that will be of little concern to Gerard Houllier's team, who took a huge step forward before they face crucial matches against their relegation rivals.
- The expression of solicitude, anxiety, or compassion toward a thing or person.
- He placed his hand on his sister's sunburnt legs with great concern.
- A business, firm or enterprise; a company.
- The employees' attitude is really hurting the concern.
- (that which affects one's welfare or happiness): interest
that which affects one's welfare or happiness
The expression of solicitude, anxiety, or compassion toward a thing or person
business, firm or enterprise; a company
- concern in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913
- concern in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911
to be of importance to
to make somebody worried
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