French translation of 'anxious'
- (= worried) [person, expression]
(très) inquiet(‑ète)to be anxious about sb
se faire du souci pour qn
⇒ I'm very anxious about you.
Je me fais beaucoup de souci pour toi.to grow anxious or to get anxious
- (= causing worry) [time, moment]
- (= keen)
to be anxious to do sth
tenir à faire qch,
tenir beaucoup à faire qchto be anxious that ...
tenir à ce que ...,
tenir beaucoup à ce que ...to be anxious for sth
tenir à qch,
tenir beaucoup à qch
Example Sentences Including 'anxious'
You understand that some people who work for us are anxious to establish their reasons.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
Both Hap and Jinna would have been astounded at my present appearance, but I hoped my boy had not been made too anxious.THE GOLDEN FOOL: Book Two of the Tawny Man (2002)
I would have thought you'd be anxious to let the matter drop.TREASON KEEP (2001)
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Translation of anxious from the Collins English to French Dictionary