Translation of "worry" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

worry

verb uk /ˈwʌr.i/ us /ˈwɝː.i/
PROBLEM 問題

A2 [ I ] to think about problems or unpleasant things that might happen in a way that makes you feel unhappy and frightened

擔心;憂慮;發愁
Try not to worry - there's nothing you can do to change the situation. 別發愁了——你沒法改變這種局面。
Don't worry, she'll be all right. 別擔心,她會沒事的。
It's silly worrying about things which are outside your control. 為自己無法掌控的事發愁是很愚蠢的。
[ + (that) ] She's worried (that) she might not be able to find another job. 她擔心自己無法再找到一份工作。

B2 [ T ] to make someone feel unhappy and frightened because of problems or unpleasant things that might happen

使擔憂;使焦慮
You worried your mother by not writing. 你沒有寫信,這令你媽媽很擔心。
[ + that ] It worries me that he hasn't phoned yet. 他還沒有打電話,這令我有些擔憂。
The continued lack of rain is starting to worry people. 持續少雨開始令人們擔憂起來。
ANIMAL 動物

[ T ] If a dog worries another animal, it chases and frightens it and might also bite it.

(狗)追趕,撕咬(其他動物)
Any dog caught worrying sheep in these fields will be shot. 這些牧場裡只要發現有狗攻擊羊隻,狗就會被射殺。

Phrasal verb(s)

noun uk /ˈwʌr.i/ us /ˈwɝː.i/

B1 [ C ] a problem that makes you feel unhappy and frightened

令人擔心(或發愁)的事
health/financial worries 健康/財務上的煩惱
Keeping warm in the winter is a major worry for many old people. 冬天如何保暖對很多老年人來說是一件令人擔憂的大事。

B2 [ C or U ] a feeling of being unhappy and frightened about something

擔憂;擔心;發愁
Unemployment, bad health - all sorts of things can be a cause of worry. 失業、健康狀況不佳——各種各樣的事都可能會產生煩惱。
It was clear that Anna had no worries about her husband's attempts to flirt. 非常明顯,安娜對她丈夫幾次想與人調情並不感到憂慮。
no worries

used to tell someone that a situation is acceptable, even if something has gone wrong:

"Oh, I'm sorry I got your name wrong!" "No worries".

(Translation of “worry” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)