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worried

[wur-eed, wuhr-]
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adjective
  1. having or characterized by worry; concerned; anxious: Their worried parents called the police.
  2. indicating, expressing, or attended by worry: worried looks.
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Origin of worried

First recorded in 1550–60; worry + -ed2
Related formswor·ried·ly, adverbun·wor·ried, adjective
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Examples from the Web for unworried

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Historical Examples

  • And the unworried, unaccented voice of her father went on tormenting her.

    Chance

    Joseph Conrad

  • The humans of Cathay might try a return raid, but he was unworried.

    Victory

    Lester del Rey

  • If it was always like this, it would have its points, replied the unworried Chipmunk.

    The Rough Road

    William John Locke

  • The big Irishman, however, seemed the most unworried fugitive at large.

    The Hills of Desire

    Richard Aumerle Maher

  • After the comparison she could say No: a round, unworried, satisfying No.


British Dictionary definitions for unworried

unworried

adjective
  1. not anxious or uneasy
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worried

adjective
  1. feeling uneasy about a situation or thing; anxious
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Derived Formsworriedly, adverb
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