Synonyms of concern in English:

concern


See definition of concern

verb

1‘the report concerns events which took place immediately after the end of the war’

SYNONYMS

be about, deal with, cover, treat, have to do with

discuss, tell of, go into, examine, scrutinize, study, review, analyse

relate to, be connected with, pertain to, appertain to

archaic regard

2‘that doesn't concern you, so it's best you don't know’

SYNONYMS

affect, be the business of, involve, be relevant to, apply to, pertain to, have a bearing on, bear on, impact on

be of importance to, be important to, interest, be of interest to

3‘I'm too busy to concern myself with your affairs’

SYNONYMS

involve oneself in, interest oneself in, take an interest in, be interested in, be involved in, take a hand in, busy oneself with, occupy oneself with, devote one's time to, bother oneself with, notice, take notice of

4‘the only thing that concerns me is that Tom might be upset’

SYNONYMS

worry, disturb, trouble, bother, perturb, unsettle, make anxious, distress, upset, agitate, cause disquiet to, disquiet


noun

1‘Katie's voice was full of concern’

SYNONYMS

anxiety, worry, disquiet, disquietude, apprehension, apprehensiveness, unease, uneasiness, perturbation, consternation, distress, agitation

North American archaic worriment

ANTONYMS

serenity, peace of mind

2‘part of his attraction is his true concern for others’

SYNONYMS

solicitude, consideration, solicitousness, care, sympathy, thought, regard, caringness

archaic concernment

ANTONYMS

indifference

3‘housing is the concern of the Housing Executive’

SYNONYMS

responsibility, business, affair, charge, duty, job, task, occupation

area of activity, area of interest, province, preserve, department, sphere

problem, worry, lookout

informal pigeon, baby, bag, funeral, headache, bailiwick

4‘the question of how the mass media treats issues that are of concern to women’

SYNONYMS

interest, importance

be relevant to, have relevance for, have a bearing on, be applicable to

5‘public awareness of Aboriginal concerns’

SYNONYMS

affair, issue, matter, question, consideration

6‘a publishing concern’

SYNONYMS

company, business, firm, enterprise, venture, organization, operation, undertaking, industry, corporation, establishment, house, shop, office, bureau, agency, franchise, practice, partnership, consortium, cooperative, conglomerate, group, combine, syndicate

informal outfit, set-up