Crossword solutions & Synonyms for
11 January 2021
Last seen in: Evening Standard Quick Crossword
We found 27 answers for the crossword clue 'Worry', the most recent of which was seen in the Evening Standard Quick Crossword.
We've seen this clue in both CRYPTIC and NON-CRYPTIC crossword publications.
We have given Worry a popularity rating of 'Very Common' because it has featured in a numerous crossword publications and has multiple answers.
As well as being a clue we've also seen Worry as an answer itself some 64 times.
Worry is a single word clue made up of 5 letters.
We most recently saw this clue in 'Evening Standard Quick Crossword' on Tuesday, 05 January 2021 with the answer being FRET, we also found FRET to be the most popular answer for this clue.
We've seen this clue in the following publications:
- Evening Standard Quick Crossword - 5 Jan 2021
- USA Today - 2 Dec 2020
- The New York Times Crossword - 5 Nov 2020
- The Guardian Quick - 20 Oct 2020
- Evening Standard Quick Crossword - 9 Oct 2020
- USA Today - 24 Sep 2020
- Evening Standard Easy Crossword - 8 Sep 2020
- The Mirror Quick - 2 Sep 2020
- Irish Independent - Simple - 24 Aug 2020
- The Mirror Quick - 6 Aug 2020
Definitions and usage
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- Something or someone that causes anxiety; a source of unhappiness; "New York traffic is a constant concern"; "it's a major worry"
- Be on the mind of; "I worry about the second Germanic consonant shift"
- Touch or rub constantly; "The old man worried his beads"
- Lacerate by biting; "the dog worried his bone"
- Be concerned with; "I worry about my grades"
- A strong feeling of anxiety; "his worry over the prospect of being fired"; "it is not work but worry that kills"; "he wanted to die and end his troubles"
- Disturb the peace of mind of; afflict with mental agitation or distress; "I cannot sleep--my daughter's health is worrying me"
- Be worried, concerned, anxious, troubled, or uneasy; "I worry about my job"
Aromatic bulb used as seasoning
Cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations; "Mosquitoes buzzing in my ear really bothers me"; "It irritates me that she never closes the door after she leaves"
The work of providing treatment for or attending to someone or something; "no medical care was required"; "the old car needs constant attention"
A small bar of metal across the fingerboard of a musical instrument; when the string is stopped by a finger at the metal bar it will produce a note of the desired pitch
Food prepared by stewing especially meat or fish with vegetables
An acute but unspecific feeling of anxiety; usually reserved for philosophical anxiety about the world or about personal freedom
Become ground down or deteriorate; "Her confidence eroded"
Make a pillaging or destructive raid on (a place), as in wartimes
Use of physical or mental energy; hard work; "he got an A for effort"; "they managed only with great exertion"
Make nervous or agitated; "The mere thought of her bothered him and made his heart beat faster"
Annoy continually or chronically; "He is known to harry his staff when he is overworked"; "This man harasses his female co-workers"
Require (time or space); "It took three hours to get to work this morning"; "This event occupied a very short time"
The relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch); "he put the stress on the wrong syllable"
Cause to be agitated, excited, or roused; "The speaker charged up the crowd with his inflammatory remarks"
Cause to agonize
Extreme mental distress
A vague unpleasant emotion that is experienced in anticipation of some (usually ill-defined) misfortune
Something or someone that causes anxiety; a source of unhappiness; "New York traffic is a constant concern"; "it's a major worry"
Disturb or interfere with the usual path of an electron or atom; "The electrons were perturbed by the passing ion"
An effort that is inconvenient; "I went to a lot of trouble"; "he won without any trouble"; "had difficulty walking"; "finished the test only with great difficulty"
The seizure and holding of property as security for payment of a debt or satisfaction of a claim; "Originally distress was a landlord's remedy against a tenant for unpaid rents or property damage but now the landlord is given a landlord's lien"
Pain in the head caused by dilation of cerebral arteries or muscle contractions or a reaction to drugs
Be of importance or consequence; "This matters to me!"
The act of troubling or annoying someone
The act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal); "the policeman on the beat got credit for the collar"
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