verb (used without object), wor·ried, wor·ry·ing.
verb (used with object), wor·ried, wor·ry·ing.
noun, plural wor·ries.
Words nearby worry
Idioms for worry
Origin of worry
OTHER WORDS FROM worrywor·ri·er, nounwor·ri·less, adjectivewor·ry·ing·ly, adverb
synonym study for worry
Example sentences from the Web for worrier
A revolutionary effort must be made before the worrier and the folly-doubter can throw off his shackles.
The superintendent of a division of line the far side of the Missouri was a worrier, and was personally watching the progress.The Modern Railroad|Edward Hungerford
We may thus, in the worrier whose fears have taken this direction, substitute effort for foreboding.
There is nothing occult in the suggestion that the worrier cultivate a fad.
There is no more danger of insanity attacking the worrier and the delicate than the robust and the indifferent.