Another word for worry
To cause worry
To indulge in worry
fret, chafe, grieve, take to heart, break one's heart, worry oneself, have qualms, despair, wince, agonize, writhe, suffer, turn gray with worry, be anxious, become sick with worry, stew, sweat out*; see also bother 1.
Another word for worryverb
To cause anxious uneasiness in:ail, cark, concern, distress, trouble. See concern
To disturb by repeated attacks:annoy, bait, bedevil, beleaguer, beset, harass, harry, pester, plague, tease, torment. See feelings, pain
To focus the attention on something moodily and at length:brood, cark, dwell, fret, mope. (Informal) stew. See concern, thoughts