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perturb
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perturb
Used in
Bleak House
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  • Not that I had taken note of any particular objects in my perturbed state of mind, but judging from the general character of the streets.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • He forgets to smoke, looks at the fire and ponders, lets his pipe out, fills the breast of Mr. Bagnet with perturbation and dismay by showing that he has no enjoyment of tobacco.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: she was perturbed
perturbation of the orbit
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