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 for concerned
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Concern \Con*cern"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Concerned; p. pr. &
     vb. n. Concerning.] [F. concerner, LL. concernere to
     regard, concern, fr. L. concernere to mix or mingle together,
     as in a sieve for separating; con- + cernere to separate,
     sift, distinguish by the senses, and especially by the eyes,
     to perceive, see. See Certain.]
     1. To relate or belong to; to have reference to or connection
        with; to affect the interest of; to be of importance to.
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              Preaching the kingdom of God, and teaching those
              things which concern the Lord Jesus Christ. --Acts
                                                    xxviii. 31.
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              Our wars with France have affected us in our most
              tender interests, and concerned us more than those
              with any other nation.                --Addison.
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              It much concerns a preacher first to learn
              The genius of his audience and their turn.
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              Ignorant, so far as the usual instruction is
              concerned.                            --J. F.
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     2. To engage by feeling or sentiment; to interest; as, a good
        prince concerns himself in the happiness of his subjects.
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              They think themselves out the reach of Providence,
              and no longer concerned to solicit his favor.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Concerned \Con*cerned"\, a. [See Concern, v. t., 2.]
     Disturbed; troubled; solicitous; as, to be much concerned for
     the safety of a friend.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: feeling or showing worry or solicitude; "concerned
             parents of youthful offenders"; "was concerned about the
             future"; "we feel concerned about accomplishing the task
             at hand"; "greatly concerned not to disappoint a small
             child" [ant: unconcerned]
      2: involved in or affected by or having a claim to or share in;
         "a memorandum to those concerned"; "an enterprise in which
         three men are concerned"; "factors concerned in the rise and
         fall of epidemics"; "the interested parties met to discuss
         the business" [syn: concerned, interested]
      3: culpably involved; "all those concerned in the bribery case
         have been identified"; "named three officials implicated in
         the plot"; "an innocent person implicated by circumstances in
         a crime" [syn: implicated, concerned]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  51 Moby Thesaurus words for "concerned":
     a party to, active, affected, agitated, all-overish, anxious,
     anxioused up, apprehensive, attracted, bothered, caring, cathectic,
     curious, disquieted, distressed, disturbed, enthusiastic, excited,
     fascinated, fearful, foreboding, implicated, in a pucker,
     in a stew, included, interested, involved, keen on, misgiving,
     nervous, on tenterhooks, overanxious, overapprehensive, passionate,
     perturbed, piqued, responsible, solicitous, strained, suspenseful,
     tantalized, tense, tickled, titillated, troubled, turned-on,
     uneasy, upset, vexed, worried, zealous

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