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 Dictionary entry overview: What does harried mean? 

HARRIED (adjective)
  The adjective HARRIED has 1 sense:

1. troubled persistently especially with petty annoyances

  Familiarity information: HARRIED used as an adjective is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

HARRIED (adjective)

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Troubled persistently especially with petty annoyances


harassed; harried; pestered; vexed; annoyed

Context examples:

harassed working mothers / a harried expression / her poor pestered father had to endure her constant interruptions / the vexed parents of an unruly teenager


troubled (characterized by or indicative of distress or affliction or danger or need)

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