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worrywart

someone who worries all the time. Don't be such a worrywart. I'm sorry I'm such a worrywart.
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It's your choice: listen to worrywarts or create the future you want.
But for the garden-variety worrywart, the picture is far less gloomy.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Findings of a new study showed that worrywarts, fidgety folk and the naturally nervy may have a real cause for concern: accelerated cancer.
Third, the majority of your fellow Americans love the regulatory state, because they are worrywarts who think that all risk can and should betaken out of life, and because they are busybodies who want to tell others how to live.
Don't blame the leaders for appearing short-sighted and indecisive; the fault may lie with us, the public, for not listening to the worrywarts.
Obsessive fretting causes physical and psychological consequences that negatively affect the worrywarts of the world.
In a time when children, and even house hold pets, swallow Prozac, Reiss revives a neglected diagnosis for worrywarts, wallflowers, daydreamers, pessimists, and eccentrics alike: normal.
In blogging his horror, Sullivan joins a long line of worrywarts who have fretted about the cultural and political impact of portable music.
To listen to the worrywarts, you'd think positive interest rates would set Japan's economy reeling back toward the dark days of the 1990s.
Being portrayed as neurotic worrywarts is an understandable side effect of selling FUD (fear, uncertainty and death), as we have for a long time.
Sure, some are probably worrywarts, reacting to new product concepts with more fear than reason.
Iraq may not find its Abraham Lincoln, as the worrywarts say.
Consider the case of the flounder tomato, often cited by vegetarian worrywarts. Flounder produce a kind of natural antifreeze that allows them to thrive in arctic waters.
His reply should reassure retail worrywarts: "Shopping seems to constantly go through cycles--even overlapping states--of ebb and flow.
Worrywarts are self-absorbed, playing the same mental "audio tapes" over and over like Muzak.