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3 definitions found
 for careworn
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Careworn \Care"worn`\, a.
     Worn or burdened with care; as, careworn look or face.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  careworn
      adj 1: showing the wearing effects of overwork or care or
             suffering; "looking careworn as she bent over her
             mending"; "her face was drawn and haggard from
             sleeplessness"; "that raddled but still noble face";
             "shocked to see the worn look of his handsome young
             face"- Charles Dickens [syn: careworn, drawn,
             haggard, raddled, worn]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  32 Moby Thesaurus words for "careworn":
     aggrieved, anguished, distressed, doleful, dolorous, drawn,
     dumb with grief, exhausted, fagged, grief-stricken, griefful,
     grieved, grievous, heavy-laden, in grief, jaded, lamentable,
     lugubrious, mournful, pinched, plaintive, plangent,
     plunged in grief, rueful, sorrowed, sorrowful, sorrowing, tearful,
     troubled, tuckered, woeful, worn
  
  

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