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Synonyms for fusspot

thinks about unfortunate things that might happen

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Fusspot likes his mushroom starters, hence his choice of oven-baked and portobello in a garlic and rarebit sauce and served with garlic bread (PS5.25).
Mrs Barney claims he actually first called her 'an old woman' before adding, 'and you're a blinking fusspot.' I suspect 'blinking' is a euphemism for a slightly stronger word but I'll set my suspicions aside here.
Listen out for Paul Lambert calling the assistant referee a "fusspot" or his opposite number Keith Millen labelling the arbiter "a meddlesome old know-it-all who jolly well ought to keep his nose out of other people's business."
Mike Lapomardo plays slob Oscar, and Vic Kruczynski is fusspot Felix as two adult men on the outs from their respective former spouses see if they can share an apartment without driving each other insane.
(1980) NO RESERVATIONS (Sky Movies Drama, 8pm) A fusspot chef''s precisely-run life turns topsy turvy when her sister is killed in a car crash, leaving her to look after her nine-year-old niece.
Should I ignore it or risk sounding a fusspot by telling his teacher?
Where "Mother's" flashed back to Elling's pre-hospital years, "Love" unfolds soon after the events depicted in "Elling." Normally fusspot protag has become a literal mess following the marriage of his buddy Kjell Bjarne (Sven Nordin), who has moved out of their shared digs to live upstairs with his wife (Marit Pia Jacobsen) and kid.
Sad, tender and funny, the quasi-autobiographical piece concerns a fusspot assistant to a famous British actor who's experiencing a breakdown during a tour of King Lear.
heads off on the adventure of a lifetime: she will spend a month crossing the Atlantic in a sailboat called The Wanderer with her three uncles and her two teenaged cousins, fusspot Brian and devil-may-care Cody ...
He is a total fusspot too and once he realises there's a chance of some love he is straight on his back for a belly rub.
No pizzas for us on this occasion (at least not until desserts, but more about that later) and Fusspot was particularly interested in the vegetarian options, to which Stuart immediately recommended the Ravioli le Violette (PS9.95), a purple sweet potato filled pasta with roasted sweet potato, beetroot, red pesto and rocket.
YESTERDAY'S SOLUTIONS WEE THINKER ACROSS: 7 Rhubarb 9 Idaho 10 Moped 11 Alleges 12 Ton 13 Pecan pie 16 Moisture 17 Fur 19 Fusspot 21 Blind 22 On air 23 Rancher.
Call me a fusspot, but I like to think I'm a lot more choosy in picking my friends than including Chilean despot General Pinochet and, erm, Jimmy Savile among my bosom buddies.