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Definition of Worry


  1. To harass by pursuit and barking; to attack repeatedly; also, to tear or mangle with the teeth.
  2. To harass or beset with importunity, or with care an anxiety; to vex; to annoy; to torment; to tease; to fret; to trouble; to plague.
  3. To harass with labor; to fatigue.
  4. To feel or express undue care and anxiety; to manifest disquietude or pain; to be fretful; to chafe; as, the child worries; the horse worries.
  5. A state of undue solicitude; a state of disturbance from care and anxiety; vexation; anxiety; fret; as, to be in a worry.

Worry Quotations

You're only here for a short visit. Don't hurry, don't worry. And be sure to smell the flowers along the way.
Walter Hagen

A day of worry is more exhausting than a week of work. - John Lubbock
A day of worry is more exhausting than a week of work.
John Lubbock

Life is too short to worry about anything. You had better enjoy it because the next day promises nothing.
Eric Davis

I try to keep it real. I don't have time to worry about what I'm projecting to the world. I'm just busy being myself.
Demi Lovato

Perhaps we should worry less about judging people for being Mormon or Baptist or Muslim or gay or straight or black or white or Latino or by their religious or political brands and worry more about electing thoughtful, serious and ethical politicians on both sides of the political isle who are willing to work together for progress.
Charity Sunshine Tillemann-Dick
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Worry Translations

worry in Afrikaans is sorg
worry in Dutch is bezorgd zijn, zich bekommeren, zorgen
worry in Finnish is huolehtia
worry in German is klagen
worry in Italian is fastidio, stare in pensiero, disturba, arrabiare
worry in Latin is fatigo, sollicitudo
worry in Spanish is conturbar, enfadar, sinsabor, ajetrearse
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