Care-crazed

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adjs Care-crazed (Shak.) crazed or broken with care and solicitude
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. caru; Goth. kara, sorrow; Ice. kæra, to lament; Celt. car, care; allied to L. carus, dear.

Usage

In literature:

At last he grew crazed with care and trouble.
"Grandfather's Chair" by Nathaniel Hawthorne
He was haggard with care and almost crazed with passion.
"Chronicle of the Conquest of Granada" by Washington Irving
Or crazed with care, or crossed in hopeless love.
"The World's Best Poetry, Volume 3" by Various
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In news:

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