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Definition of Worry

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

Childhood vaccines are one of the great triumphs of modern medicine. Indeed, parents whose children are vaccinated no longer have to worry about their child's death or disability from whooping cough, polio, diphtheria, hepatitis, or a host of other infections.
Ezekiel Emanuel

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

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

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

Don't worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.
Robert Fulghum
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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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