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  • as inanxious
  • as inapprehensive
  • as inconcerned
  • as insolicitous

synonyms for worried sick

  • afraid
  • apprehensive
  • careful
  • concerned
  • distressed
  • fearful
  • fidgety
  • jittery
  • nervous
  • restless
  • scared
  • uneasy
  • uptight
  • aghast
  • antsy
  • basket case
  • bugged
  • butterflies
  • choked
  • clutched
  • disquieted
  • disturbed
  • dreading
  • fretful
  • hacked
  • hyper
  • in a state
  • in a tizzy
  • in suspense
  • jumpy
  • nervy
  • overwrought
  • shaking
  • shaky
  • shivery
  • shook-up
  • shot to pieces
  • solicitous
  • spooked
  • strung-out
  • sweating bullets
  • taut
  • troubled
  • unglued
  • unquiet
  • watchful
  • wired
  • wreck
  • anxious
  • distressed
  • disturbed
  • troubled
  • uneasy
  • uptight
  • bothered
  • exercised
  • perturbed
  • upset
  • biting one's nails
  • butterflies in stomach
  • in a stew
  • on pins and needles
  • tied up in knots

antonyms for worried sick

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  • bold
  • brave
  • calm
  • collected
  • composed
  • confident
  • cool
  • courageous
  • happy
  • inattentive
  • quiet
  • unafraid
  • unconcerned
  • unfearful
  • unworried
  • assured
  • content
  • indifferent
  • peaceful
  • unwilling
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How to use worried sick in a sentence

The Duchess had also a tent for their sick men; so that we had a small town of our own here, and every body employed.
THE LIFE AND MOST SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, OF YORK, MARINER (1801)DANIEL DEFOE
I suppose he is sick of the sound of them, or perhaps it is because he feels obliged to be conscientious in teaching Beethoven!
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
After the battle of the Pyramids he fell sick, and before the Syrian expedition, applied to return to France.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
And if he was worried about Farmer Green's cat, why didn't he dig a hole for himself at once, and get out of harm's way?
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
This fact worried him considerably, and made him persist in his own mind that the company would accept it.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
So we placed some of these holy relics upon the sick man, at the same time offering our vows for him, and then he improved.
THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS
One was to the deanship, of Santiago de Castro, a sick man who has not left his house for more than three years.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
Sick, trembling, her beautiful face humble and tearful enough now, she bent it on his shoulder in a shower of bitter tears.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
As that is not one of their vows, and they do not have charge of temporal matters, the sick have suffered greatly.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
Indeed, during the greater portion of the voyage one or the other of us lay sick and debilitated.
THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS
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