Noun(1) a feeling of excessive concern
(1) I was touched by his solicitude(2) Not even Voltaire's hypersensitive behaviour checked her solicitude for his welfare and her promotion of his plays, in spite of their dramatic weakness.(3) The round-the-clock communications and solicitude evidently required for her maintenance demanded a heroism if not masochism in her patient allies.(4) She took my temperature, placing her hand to my forehead as I held the thermometer in my mouth; she had this priceless expression of solicitude , concern, and professional remove.(5) I remember seeing him in his 60s, a big, six-foot-tall man, his balding hair completely gray, waiting on his 80-year-old mother with filial solicitude .(6) For the patient's sake as well as his own, he must endeavour to strike the medium between negligence and ridicule on the one hand, and too much solicitude about every trifling symptom on the other.(7) That she is a woman with the most sincere and proven solicitude for refugees was attested to by their representatives.(8) Though displaying no overt solicitude , the tavern owner seemed helpful.(9) In fact, considering my most recent actions, one could easily come to the conclusion that I was raised by people who had no sense of solicitude whatsoever, but it was not the case; unthoughtfulness is a trait I developed all on my own.(10) A young man stood before me, his brow creased in solicitude .(11) The agency's inclusiveness, its solicitude toward the divergent perspectives of many different stakeholders, fit with its avowed mission of neutrality.(12) He would look after his friends with rather touching solicitude .(13) Katherine said that no man has ever treated her as well as Jake has, which either is a testament to Jake's solicitude or a condemnation of her previous relationships.(14) However, ultimately it might be argued that neither her self-imposed privations nor apparent solicitude qualifies as a genuine ordeal.(15) God knows how many sacrifices, prayers and sufferings have been offered to support me in my service to the church, how much benevolence and solicitude , how many signs of communion have surrounded me every day.(16) Fenton caught the essential loneliness of royalty in the Queen, together with the Prince Consort's tender solicitude - it was the time of the Crimean War.
(1) show solicitude for :: wys bekommernis vir
1. unconcern ::
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