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Kufungisisa Meaning thinking too much in Shona this is an idiom of distress and cultural explanation among the Shona of Zimbabwe. As an explanation, it is causative of anxiety and depression and somatic problems. For example, one might say my heart is painful because I think too much. It is an idiom of Psychosocial distress it is indicative of interpersonal and social difficulties such as marital problems or having no money to take care of children. It involves ruminating on upsetting thoughts, particularly worries. Copyright Notice Adapted from Wikipedia. Text is available under the  Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License 3.0 ; additional terms may apply.