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harry

verb [T] uk   /ˈhær.i/ formal us  
to repeatedly demand something from someone, often causing them to feel worried or angry: She harried the authorities, writing letters and getting up petitions.Causing feelings of anger and displeasureGiving orders and commands
harried
adjective uk   /-id/ us  
I saw a harried-looking mother at the checkout trying to manage two small children and a mountain of shopping.Anxious and worried
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