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Definition of "perturbed" [per•turbed]

  • Simple past tense and past participle of perturb. (verb)
  • Disturbed; flustered. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "perturbed" in a sentence
  • "The bonne turned again to survey me, and seeing my eyes wide open, and, I suppose, deeming their expression perturbed and excited, she put down her knitting."
  • "Her eye was restless, her cheek pale and thin, her whole expression perturbed and sorrowful."
  • "Also the pleasures of the eye consist in a certain equality of colour: for light, the most glorious of all colours, is made by equal operation of the object; whereas colour is (perturbed, that is to say) unequal light, as hath been said chap. II, sect."