Definition of careworn in English:


Syllabification: care·worn
Pronunciation: /ˈke(ə)rˌwôrn


  • Tired and unhappy because of prolonged worry: a careworn expression
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    • I looked to the captain, who appeared young, careworn yet handsome in his uniform, and tired.
    • Stoical, careworn Paul looks after her and his younger brother.
    • Yes, I recognised a large percentage of the faces in the crowd as my former classmates, a little more careworn now than in junior high.
    worried, anxious, strained, stressed, dispirited; drained, drawn, gaunt, haggard

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