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1. The act or an instance of worrying.
2. A source of anxiety; a worry.
informal chiefly US and Canadian anxiety or the trouble that causes it; worry
wor•ri•ment(ˈwɜr i mənt, ˈwʌr-)
1. an act or instance of worrying; anxiety.
2. a source or cause of trouble or annoyance.
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|Noun||1.||worriment - a difficulty that causes anxiety |
difficultness, difficulty - the quality of being difficult; "they agreed about the difficulty of the climb"
cumbersomeness, unwieldiness, awkwardness - trouble in carrying or managing caused by bulk or shape; "the movers cursed the unwieldiness of the big piano"
flea bite - a very minor inconvenience
fly in the ointment - an inconvenience that detracts from the usefulness of something
unwieldiness - the quality of being difficult to direct or control by reason of complexity; "avoiding the unwieldiness of formal legal processes"; "the onset of unwieldiness and bureaucracy in large organizations"