Her choice to undergo this serious surgery and then make her personal experience public drew both praise and concern.
Perhaps his only concern was that he did not have a pair of glasses, which made watching TV difficult.
The concern about rising temperatures is not that the globe will suffer.
It was Schaeffer who first led evangelicals to mobilize against abortion, for many years ignored as primarily a Catholic concern.
Everybody understands that politicians contrive photo opportunities in which they can perform "care" and "concern."
I thought I had better tell you, for, after all, the fact may concern your Oxford life.
The devotion to and concern for our institutions are deep and sincere.
I own I should have thought the fewer who meddled in such a concern the better!
Austin rose and bent over Katherine's chair in some concern.
The third did not concern us more than to know he was on duty.
early 15c., "perceive, distinguish," also "refer to, relate to," from Middle French concerner, from Medieval Latin concernere "concern, touch, belong to," figurative use of Late Latin concernere "to sift, mix, as in a sieve," from Latin com- "with" (see com-) + cernere "to sift," hence "perceive, comprehend" (see crisis). Apparently the sense of the prefix shifted to intensive in Medieval Latin. Meaning "worry" is 17c. Related: Concerned; concerning. Letter opening to whom it may concern attested by 1740.
1580s, from concern (v.).