What does worried mean?

Definitions for worried
ˈwɜr id, ˈwʌr-wor·ried

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. disquieted, distressed, disturbed, upset, worriedadjective

    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, worriedadjective

    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. worriedadjective

    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.

ChatGPT

  1. worried

    Worried is an adjective that describes a state of feeling uneasy, anxious, or concerned about something that may cause distress, uncertainty, or negative outcomes. It involves being preoccupied with potential problems or future uncertainties, often resulting in mental or emotional distress.

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

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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. Robert Cardillo:

    Frankly, I'm more worried about the people who aren't coming forward, we've got to create the atmosphere that not only we accept it, but we expect it.

  2. Mark Zandi:

    People are going to be buying less of everything. The stock market is down and wiping out people's nest eggs, they're worried' Am I going to get sick ? Are my parents going to get sick ?' That's a prescription for people going into the bunker and for job losses.

  3. Alfa Cristina Morales:

    We're worried that it won't be enough.

  4. Jim Benvie:

    We're not worried about it, he's going to be cleared.

  5. Kumar Santosh:

    She had been doing fine, but all of a sudden with this Omicron spread, that's the only thing we're worried about because it's something very contagious and it's spreading fast.

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