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Synonyms for worried
ˈwɜr id, ˈwʌr-wor·ried

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Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 1 vote

  1. disquieted, distressed, disturbed, upset, worriedadjective

    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"

    Synonyms:
    stressed, disordered, mad, unhinged, upset, sick, overturned, upturned, distressed, maladjusted, confused, apprehensive, brainsick, demented, unhappy, hard put, upset(a), broken, hard-pressed, crazy, disquieted, disturbed, unbalanced, in a bad way(p), dysphoric

    Antonyms:
    easy, untroubled

  2. apprehensive, worriedadjective

    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"

    Synonyms:
    upset, distressed, apprehensive, disquieted, disturbed, discerning

    Antonyms:
    untroubled, easy

Editors Contribution5.0 / 1 vote

  1. concerned

    worried about someone or something

    i'm concerned over your health.

    Submitted by JP03 on November 2, 2014  

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How to use worried in a sentence?

  1. Rick Hutcheon:

    There are so many things overhanging the market right now, we've got an OPEC meeting, we've got Greece, we've got economic reports coming out, you name it, everyone is worried about the Fed tapering, it's all the same old stories.

  2. Shirell Powell:

    That is my baby brother, so it was really hurtful, i was worried, hurt, crying, screaming, calling everybody. It was a horrible feeling.

  3. Tahir Gauba:

    He stopped by to say' Hey, what's going on ?' He was worried. I told him to be careful, we thought after burial of these two young men( on Friday), we would have closure and move on and let law enforcement investigate.

  4. Coby Scherrill:

    Oh it was pretty scary, I was worried about who was downstairs and how bad it was.

  5. Eik Yin:

    We are worried about the political changes in the coming months.


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