verb (used without object), wor·ried, wor·ry·ing.
verb (used with object), wor·ried, wor·ry·ing.
noun, plural wor·ries.
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Idioms for worry
- Don’t be worried or troubled; everything will be fine: We'll help you move your stuff, no worries!
- (used as a conventional reply to thank you or thanks): Oh, no worries, it was fun having you come with us!
Origin of worry
synonym study for worry
OTHER WORDS FROM worrywor·ri·er, nounwor·ri·less, adjectivewor·ry·ing·ly, adverb
Words nearby worry
Example sentences from the Web for worry
I have no worries about slinging it around camp or strapping it to the roof rack if space is tight in the car.The Matador SEG42 Offers Unrivaled Gear Organization|Graham Averill|August 25, 2020|Outside Online
It helps that EU lawmakers have already agreed to a giant stimulus spending package for the trading bloc, so that worry is off the table.Investors continue to push global stocks into record territory|Bernhard Warner|August 24, 2020|Fortune
McMansions are back, in a big way, given the trend toward remote work — and thus the need for office space at home, and no worries about long commutes.
The worry for influencers is whether their audiences would follow them over to Triller if they switched.
Then I could cheerfully traipse from my backyard to a neighbor’s driveway and then on to a dark corner booth somewhere with no worries.Every Decision Is A Risk. Every Risk Is A Decision.|Maggie Koerth (firstname.lastname@example.org)|July 21, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
Still, I worry that a simple traffic stop could have tragic consequences.
And the authorities also worry that the December fires are just the beginning.
I wish this was the last time I had to worry about hunger and bombs.Has the Kurdish Victory at Sinjar Turned the Tide of ISIS War?|Niqash|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This is a well-documented phenomenon which does not worry specialists.
And I worry that the world will have very mixed feelings about him.Shocking New Reveals From Sony Hack: J. Law, Pitt, Clooney, and Star Wars|William Boot|December 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
"To find out who they are is what is going to worry us," added Benton.The Slayer Of souls|Robert Chambers
Great activity and worry is needless—it is poison to the soul.Shandygaff|Christopher Morley
“Well, don't you worry, Aunt Jane,” said Francis in a hearty voice.Jane Field|Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
But we would have time enough to worry about that when we discovered it for ourselves.One Way Out|William Carleton
But this was more the result of worry than of physical wear and tear.The Enemies of Women|Vicente Blasco Ibez