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Synonyms for cark

to cause anxious uneasiness in

to focus the attention on something moodily and at length

Synonyms for cark

disturb in mind or make uneasy or cause to be worried or alarmed

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I came very close to carking it and I wouldn't be here so I can't thank them enough.
1 Getting bored of your iPod carking it right in the middle of your favourite song and plunging you back into the terrible world of other people's chatter and having to interact with society at large?
Amid other familial concerns, Whalley's suffering and sacrifice are appreciated almost solely in financial terms, easing "the carking care of poverty" ("End" 339).
Dodd is a leading man of the Rationalist Press Association, a militant Agnostic, and a dear compact man, one of those Middle Victorians who go about with a preoccupied carking air, as though, after having been at great cost and pains to banish God from the universe, they were resolved not to permit Him back on any terms whatever.
But there's nowhere better to indulge in a far-fetched soapy homage to the art of carking it than the early evening TV schedules.
The Antijacobin Review concurs: "no envious spirit, no carking discontent is to be traced in Clare's Poems.
base and vile carking care, extended and full of toiling labor" (195).
Olympic Trials in July, she fouled on her first two attempts and was one more red flag from carking it.