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Meaning of CARK

Pronunciation:  kârk

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  disturb in mind or make uneasy or cause to be worried or alarmed; "She was rather perturbed by the news that her father was seriously ill"
 

CARK is a 4 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: disorder, disquiet, distract, perturb, trouble, unhinge
 
 See Also: disturb, upset, vex, worry

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Cark\, n. [OE. cark, fr. a dialectic form of F. charge;
    cf. W. carc anxiety, care, Arm karg charge, burden. See
    {Charge}, and cf. {Cargo}.]
    A noxious or corroding care; solicitude; worry. [Archaic.]
    
          His heavy head, devoid of careful cark.  --Spenser.
    
          Fling cark and care aside.               --Motherwell.
    
          Freedom from the cares of money and the cark of
          fashion.                                 --R. D.
                                                   Blackmore.
    
    
    
    
  2. \Cark\, v. i.
    To be careful, anxious, solicitous, or troubles in mind; to
    worry or grieve. [R.] --Beau. & Fl.
    
    
  3. \Cark\, v. t.
    To vex; to worry; to make by anxious care or worry. [R.]
    
          Nor can a man, independently . . . of God's blessing,
          care and cark himself one penny richer.  --South.
    
    
 

 

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