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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.
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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