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disturbed

(dĭ-stûrbd′)
adj.
1. Unsettled, broken up, or altered in structure or function: disturbed soil.
2. Being or resulting from being emotionally or mentally troubled: taught disturbed children; sent disturbed messages.
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David Draiman, the lead singer of Disturbed, who is well known for his powerful and raspy vocals temporarily trades his signature singing style for a very delicate and refined vocal approach in 'The Sound of Silence'.
Under Section 3 of the AF ( J& K) SPA 1990, a central Act, any area in Jammu and Kashmir can be declared disturbed and subsequently the Armed Forces enjoy impunity in that disturbed area.
Today, Assam is disturbed due to Bangladeshi immigrants, but the whole of Pakistan is disturbed because of me," said Modi.
I have seen one or two incidents that have disturbed me.
People from all over the world come to Dubai to enjoy the sunshine and sandy beaches, and we must ensure that tourists as well as residents are not disturbed by intruders," he said.
The suspected offenders were then disturbed again, 400 yards away, attempting to gain entry into a property when a neighbour disturbed them.
Most of the Antelope Valley is already poor habitat for tortoises and other rare species because it has been disturbed by decades of farming as well as by urbanization, the BLM plan indicates.
You have probably read about how the 9/11 Commission was a bit disturbed by the confusion caused by the plane headed toward the Capitol building just before the Reagan service.
Inhalation of mold spores' is the most common method of exposure and can be intensive where mold become airborne when, for example, mold colonies are disturbed by construction or demolition or where they grow in and are circulated by heating, ventilating and air conditioning systems.
But he said he was taking photographs and had not intentionally disturbed the nest; this was accepted by the court.
A population of Coluber constrictor flaviventris was surveyed in both relic and disturbed Blackland Prairie habitats during the spring, summer and fall of 1999 and 2000 at Cedar Hill State Park in Dallas County, Texas.
In Tuymans's case this resulted in frightening, loaded, disturbed images.