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People who worry a lot - thesaurus

Synonyms

nebbish

noun

a nervous person who is not confident or brave

the worried well

noun

people who are well but are worried about getting ill and so take medicine or see a doctor when it is not necessary

worrier

noun

someone who worries a lot

a nervous wreck

someone who is very upset and worried

hypochondriac

noun

a person who worries a lot about their health and thinks that they are ill when they are not

mother hen

noun

someone who looks after another person and worries about them

old woman

noun

informal a man who worries too much about things that are not important

mess

noun

informal someone who is so nervous or who has so many problems that they cannot have a normal life

fusspot

noun

informal someone who worries a lot about unimportant things

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basket case

noun

informal an insulting word for someone who is unable to do anything because they are too nervous or upset

fussbudget

noun

American a fusspot

neurotic

noun

someone who is neurotic

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hygge

a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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sofar

a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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