What is another word for worrywart?
[ wˈʌɹɪwˌɔːt], [ wˈʌɹɪwˌɔːt], [ w_ˈʌ_ɹ_ɪ_w_ˌɔː_t]
Related words: very worried, worrying, worrier, worries, worry, worry free, worry less
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Synonyms for Worrywart:
n.• Cassandra (noun)
- wet blanket,
- prophet of doom,
- a bundle of nerves,
- fraidy cat,
- party pooper,
- nervous wreck.
How to use "Worrywart" in context?
Everyone worries occasionally, but for some people worry becomes a lasting habit. worrywarts are people who worry excessively and to the point where it interferes with their daily lives.
According to the National Institute of Mental Health, worrywarts typically have high anxiety levels, are Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) sufferers, and struggle with feeling in control. They often have trouble relaxing and may become agitated if they can't control their thoughts.
Worriers can be productive members of society, but only to a point. Constant vigilance and worry can lead to decision making based more on fear than opinion.
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