Concerned to Concisely

(Con*cerned") a. [See Concern, v. t., 2.] Disturbed; troubled; solicitous; as, to be much concerned for the safety of a friend.

(Con*cern"ed*ly) adv. In a concerned manner; solicitously; sympathetically.

(Con*cern"ing), prep. 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.

(Con*cern"ing), a. Important. [Archaic]

So great and so concerning truth.

(Con*cern"ing) n.

1. That in which one is concerned or interested; concern; affair; interest. "Our everlasting concernments." I. Watts.

To mix with thy concernments I desist.

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.

4. Emotion of mind; solicitude; anxiety.

While they are so eager to destroy the fame of others, their ambition is manifest in their concernment.

(Con*cert") v. t. [imp. & p. p. Concerted; p. pr. & vb. n. Concerting.] [F. concerter, It. concertare, conertare, prob. from L. consertus, p. p. of conserere to join together; con- + serere to join together, influenced by concertare to contend; con- + centare to strive; properly, to try to decide; fr. cernere to distinguish. See Series, and cf. Concern.]

1. To plan together; to settle or adjust by conference, agreement, or consultation.

It was concerted to begin the siege in March.
Bp. Burnet.

2. To plan; to devise; to arrange.

A commander had more trouble to concert his defense before the people than to plan . . . the campaign.

(Con*cert"), v. i. To act in harmony or conjunction; to form combined plans.

The ministers of Denmark were appointed to concert with Talbot.
Bp. Burnet

(Con"cert) n. [F. concert, It. concerto, conserto, fr. concertare. See Concert, v. t.]

  By PanEris using Melati.

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