What does worried mean?

Definitions for worried
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
    Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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How to say worried in sign language?

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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. Kurt Schrader:

    I’m very worried we just signed a Democratic Party death certificate for the next decade-and-a-half.

  2. Liz Mair:

    You probably know by now that most of the things that Donald Trump says have no basis in reality, so we are not worried in the least.

  3. Foreign Minister Wang Yi:

    The root of these frictions is that some people in the United States still have strategic misgivings about China, and are worried China will one day replace the United States, i want to stress here again, China is not the United States, and China cannot possibly become another United States.

  4. Dmitri Trenin:

    This is a conflict that reaches pretty deep into the psyche of the Russian people. It's not a foreign conflict. ... It's something very close to home, this is something that's at the back of a lot of people's minds, and in particular, people with sons of draft age are worried.

  5. Carolyn Songin:

    It's natural to be worried, and then you breathe and it's gone.

Images & Illustrations of worried

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