To better see all uses of the word
perturb
in
Anna Karenina
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
perturb
Used In
Anna Karenina
Show Multiple Meanings
Go to Book Vocabulary

unspecified meaning
  • More than that, he saw from her tone that she was not even perturbed at that, but as it were said straight out to him: "Yes, it’s shut up, and so it must be, and will be in future."
  • Mihailov was greatly perturbed, but he could say nothing in defense of his own idea.

  • Show more
  • Alexey Alexandrovitch was, however, so perturbed that he did not immediately comprehend all the good sense of adultery by mutual consent, and his eyes expressed this uncertainty; but the lawyer promptly came to his assistance.

  • There are no more uses of "perturb" in the book.


To see samples from other sources, click a word sense below:
as in: she was perturbed Define
to disturb in mind or make uneasy
perturbation of the orbit Define
physics or astronomy: a secondary influence on a system that causes it to deviate slightly
Show Multiple Meanings
Go to Book Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading