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worrywart

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To love one person with a private love is poor and miserable: to love all is glorious.
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  1. Someone who worries about everything, especially about inconsequential things.
    • 2005, Hal Edward Runkel, Screamfree Parenting: Raising Your Kids by Keeping Your Cool, page 31,
      It doesn't mean you're a worrywart, a nervous wreck or in need of heavy medication.
    • 2008, Nicole L.V. Mullis, "Vacation renders kids, adult males impervious to danger", Battle Creek Enquirer online, August 17, 2008,
      On vacation, I'm a worrywart for fretting about third-degree burns and puncture wounds.

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