Concerning

Definition of Concerning

Con`cern´ing
prep.1.Pertaining to; regarding; having relation to; respecting; as regards.
I have accepted thee concerning this thing.
- Gen. xix. 21.
The Lord hath spoken good concerning Israel.
- Num. x. 29.
a.1.Important.
So great and so concerning truth.
- South.
n.1.That in which one is concerned or interested; concern; affair; interest.
To mix with thy concernments I desist.
- Milton.
2.Importance; moment; consequence.
Let every action of concernment to begun with prayer.
- Jer. Taylor.
3.Concern; participation; interposition.
He married a daughter to the earl without any other approbation of her father or concernment in it, than suffering him and her come into his presence.
- Clarendon.
4.Emotion of mind; solicitude; anxiety.
While they are so eager to destroy the fame of others, their ambition is manifest in their concernment.
- Dryden.

Related Words

against, anent, apropos of, as for, as regards, as respects, as to, in connection with, in point of, in re, in reference to, in regard to, in relation to, in relation with, in respect to, of, on, pertaining to, pertinent to, re, referring to, relating to, relative to, respecting, speaking of, touching, upon, with regard to, with respect to
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