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Overview of noun worrying

The noun worrying has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. badgering, worrying, torment, bedevilment

(the act of harassing someone)

2. worrying

(the act of moving something by repeated tugs or pushes; "vigorous worrying finally loosened the saw")


Overview of verb worry

The verb worry has 6 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (32) worry

(be worried, concerned, anxious, troubled, or uneasy; "I worry about my job")

2. (9) worry, care

(be concerned with; "I worry about my grades")

3. (9) worry, vex

(disturb the peace of mind of; afflict with mental agitation or distress; "I cannot sleep

4. concern, interest, occupy, worry

(be on the mind of; "I worry about the second Germanic consonant shift")

5. worry

(lacerate by biting; "the dog worried his bone")

6. worry

(touch or rub constantly; "The old man worried his beads")


Overview of adj worrying

The adj worrying has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. distressing, distressful, disturbing, perturbing, troubling, worrisome, worrying

(causing distress or worry or anxiety; "distressing (or disturbing) news"; "lived in heroic if something distressful isolation"; "a disturbing amount of crime"; "a revelation that was most perturbing"; "a new and troubling thought"; "in a particularly worrisome predicament"; "a worrying situation"; "a worrying time")

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