Concern and Calm


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Concern noun – An uneasy state of mind usually over the possibility of an anticipated misfortune or trouble.
Usage example: the recent crime wave has caused a great deal of concern in the neighborhood

Calm is an antonym for concern in topics: interest, affect personally.
Nearby Words: concerned, concerning, concernment
Antonyms for Concern


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Calm noun – Freedom from disquieting or oppressive thoughts or emotions.
Usage example: the batter always exudes an aura of calm, even in clutch situations

Concern is an antonym for calm in excitement topic.
Nearby Words: calmness, calmed, calming, calmly
Antonyms for Calm
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How words are described

good good concern good calm
usual usual concern usual calm
friendly friendly concern friendly calm
initial initial concern initial calm
Other adjectives: extreme, serious, idealistic, apparent, less.

Common collocations

spirit concern spirit calm spirit
children concern children calm children
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Calm and Concern. (2016). Retrieved 2021, January 26, from
Concern & Calm. N.p., 2016. Web. 26 Jan. 2021. <>.
Calm or Concern. 2016. Accessed January 26, 2021.

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