[ har-eed ]
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  1. harassed, agitated, or troubled by or as if by repeated attacks; beleaguered: This book is a balm for the harried, doubt-filled soul of a parent.

  2. ravaged or devastated, as in war: Since leaving France, the Fourth Battalion had depended for its food on what it could glean from a harried countryside.

  1. the simple past tense and past participle of harry.

Origin of harried


Other words from harried

  • un·har·ried, adjective

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