Translation of "worry" - English-Portuguese dictionary


verb uk /ˈwʌr·i/ (present participle worrying, past tense and past participle worried)

A1 to think about problems or bad things that might happen

preocupar-se, afligir-se
Don’t worry – she’ll be all right.
She’s always worrying about something.

to make someone feel anxious because of problems or unpleasant things that might happen

It worries me that he hasn’t called yet.

(Translation of “worry verb” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)