What does worried mean?

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ˈwɜr id, ˈwʌr-wor·ried

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. disquieted, distressed, disturbed, upset, worried(adj)

    afflicted with or marked by anxious uneasiness or trouble or grief

    "too upset to say anything"; "spent many disquieted moments"; "distressed about her son's leaving home"; "lapsed into disturbed sleep"; "worried parents"; "a worried frown"; "one last worried check of the sleeping children"

  2. apprehensive, worried(adj)

    mentally upset over possible misfortune or danger etc

    "apprehensive about her job"; "not used to a city and worried about small things"; "felt apprehensive about the consequences"

Wiktionary

  1. worried(Adjective)

    Thinking about unpleasant things that have happened or that might happen; feeling afraid and unhappy.

    She was worried about her son who had been sent off to fight in the war.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Worried

    of Worry

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'worried' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3005

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'worried' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1315

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'worried' in Adjectives Frequency: #360

Anagrams for worried »

  1. rowdier

  2. wordier

How to pronounce worried?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of worried in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of worried in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of worried in a Sentence

  1. Rebecca Lissner:

    The reason why we should be so worried because even in the midst of normal transitions, when you don't have a president who is hostile to the incoming administration... even then often times things go dramatically wrong, even in the best case scenario.

  2. Pilar Rangosajo:

    I am worried -- I am thinking of my children and my grandchildren. They are so young, that's why we're here, it's so hard for me because every typhoon damages our home. We don't have the money to fix it.

  3. Roque Villanueva:

    The Americans are not so worried by how many Central Americans get through, but rather about making sure nobody with even the slightest chance of being a terrorist does.

  4. Bert West:

    We haven't have a spill like this, so we're not sure, as far as costs go, we're not worried about that at this point.

  5. Rajan Venkatesh:

    After the devaluation of the Chinese currency, people are worried, they are afraid of a currency war. They are going back to gold.

Images & Illustrations of worried

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