Definition of Concern:

  1. A matter of interest or importance to someone.

  2. Worry (someone); make anxious.

  3. Relate to; be about.

  4. A complicated or awkward object or structure.

  5. A business; a firm.

  6. Anxiety; worry.

  7. Broad term that covers all types of firms, whether or not for profit.

Synonyms of Concern

Be about, Deal with, Cover, Treat, Have to do with, Anxiety, Worry, Disquiet, Disquietude, Apprehension, Apprehensiveness, Unease, Uneasiness, Perturbation, Consternation, Distress, Agitation, Responsibility, Business, Affair, Charge, Duty, Job, Task, Occupation, 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, Aktiengesellschaft, TLC, Absorb, Academic discipline, Academic specialty, Accent, Accommodatingness, Activities, Activity, Affair, Affairs, Affect, Affect the interest, Agency, Agitate, Agitation, Agreeableness, Ail, Aktiebolag, All-overs, Angst, Answer to, Anticipation, Anxiety, Anxiety hysteria, Anxiety neurosis, Anxious bench, Anxious concern, Anxious seat, Anxiousness, Appertain to, Applicability, Application, Applied science, Apply to, Appositeness, Apprehension, Apprehensiveness, Area, Arena, Art, Atelier, Attention, Attentiveness, Attract, Awareness, Bag, Barbershop, Basis, Be about, Be the matter, Bear on, Bear upon, Bearing, Beauty parlor, Beauty shop, Belong to, Bench, Beset, Body corporate, Bother, Burden, Business, Business establishment, Butcher shop, Cankerworm of care, Care, Carefulness, Caring, Cartel, Case, Catch up in, Cathexis, Caution, Chamber of commerce, Chapter, Charge, Chord, Circumspection, Circumspectness, Combine, Commerce, Commercial enterprise, Compagnie, Company, Complaisance, Complicate matters, Concernment, Conglomerate, Conglomerate corporation, Connect, Connection, Consciousness, Consequence, Consequentiality, Considerateness, Consideration, Consolidating company, Consortium, Copartnership, Corporate body, Corporation, Correspond to, Curiosity, Deal with, Delicacy, Department of knowledge, Desk, Discipline, Discommode, Disquiet, Disquietude, Distress, Disturb, Disturbance, Diversified corporation, Doing, Domain, Doubt, Draw in, Dread, Dubiety, Duty, Echo, Embarrass, Empathy, Emphasis, Employ, Employment, Engage, Enmesh, Entangle, Enterprise, Enthusiasm, Essence, Establishment, Excellence, Excite, Excite interest, Facility, Faltering, Fascinate, Fear, Fellow feeling, Field, Field of inquiry, Field of study, Firm, Focus of attention, Focus of interest, Foreboding, Forebodingness, Forethought, Frazzle, Function, Germaneness, Gimmick, Gist, Give concern, Gizmo, Harass, Have connection with, Head, Heading, Heed, Heedfulness, Helpfulness, High order, High rank, Holding company, House, Identification, Implicate, Import, Importance, Incertitude, Inconvenience, Indulgence, Industry, Inquietude, Installation, Institution, Interest, Interestedness, Invite, Involve, Involve in, Involvement, Irk, Irresolution, Issue, Jigger, Job, Joint-stock association, Joint-stock company, Labor, Leniency, Liaise with, Link with, Living issue, Loft, Lookout, Loving care, Main point, Malaise, Mark, Materiality, Matter, Matter in hand, Matter of interest, Meat, Merit, Mindfulness, Misgiving, Mistrust, Moment, Motif, Motive, Natural science, Nervous strain, Nervous tension, Nervousness, Note, Obligingness, Occasions, Occupation, Ology, Operating company, Organization, Outfit, Overanxiety, Palaver, Paramountcy, Parlor, Partnership, Passion, Pathos, Perplex, Pertain to, Pertinence, Perturb, Perturbation, Pins and needles, Pique, Plague, Plunderbund, Point, Point at issue, Point in question, Pool, Pother, Precedence, Preeminence, Preparedness, Primacy, Priority, Problem, Proceeding, Province, Provoke, Public utility, Pucker, Pure science, Put out, Put to it, Puzzle, Question, Refer to, Reference, Regard, Regardfulness, Relate to, Relatedness, Relating, Relevance, Respect, Response, Responsibility, Responsiveness, Rubric, Science, Self-importance, Service, Sharing, Shop, Shtick, Significance, Skepticism, Social science, Solicitousness, Solicitude, Special interest, Specialty, Sphere, Stew, Stimulate, Stock company, Strain, Stress, Studio, Study, Subject, Subject matter, Subject of thought, Substance, Suck into, Superiority, Supremacy, Suspense, Suspicion, Sweatshop, Sympathetic chord, Sympathetic response, Sympathy, Syndicate, Tact, Tactfulness, Tangle, Tantalize, Task, Technicology, Technics, Technology, Tender loving care, Tension, Text, Theme, Thing, Thought, Thoughtfulness, Tickle, Tie in with, Titillate, Toleration, Topic, Torment, Touch, Touch on, Touch upon, Trade association, Transaction, Treat of, Trouble, Trust, Undertaking, Unease, Uneasiness, Unquietness, Unsettle, Upset, Utility, Value, Vex, Vexation, Vibes, Vibrations, Weight, Widget, Wonder, Work, Work site, Work space, Workbench, Workhouse, Working space, Workplace, Workroom, Workshop, Worktable, Worry, Worth, Zeal, Worry, Disturb, Trouble, Bother, Perturb, Unsettle, Make anxious, Distress, Upset, Agitate, Cause disquiet to, Disquiet

How to use Concern in a sentence?

  1. Oil reserves are the concern of the Energy Department.
  2. Sometimes it can be a major concern to a business if there image is suffering and they dont know how to change it.
  3. A small, debt-ridden concern.
  4. The boss showed concern for his employees because they looked tired and overworked so he gave them the day off.
  5. Such unsatisfactory work gives cause for concern.
  6. The roof of the barn concerns me because eventually it will fall in.
  7. The story concerns a friend of mine.
  8. When debating between a tough decision you may have a legitimate concern for both sides and have to choose the lesser of evils.

Meaning of Concern & Concern Definition