Translation of "worry" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


verb (PROBLEM) 問題 uk us /ˈwʌr.i/ US  /ˈwɝː-/

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

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。

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

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。

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