Definition of 'anxiety'
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He remains cautious about whether anxiety actually causes illness. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Do we understand those anxieties about immigration? Times, Sunday Times (2016)You've spoken openly about having anxiety. The Sun (2016)You've spoken before about suffering from anxiety. The Sun (2017)Nonetheless, he admits to some anxiety about the impact on staff. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Through the 18th century there were riots and acts of sabotage provoked by anxiety about wages and unemployment. Times, Sunday Times (2016)In some cases, it is causing anxiety about the future and this is putting pressure on the relationship. The Sun (2016)Alongside the impact of your father's aggressive behaviour when you were growing up, this would only add to your overwhelming feelings of anxiety. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This leads to anxiety and nervousness on the part of the players. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They may be expressing their anxieties without realising the effect on you. The Sun (2014)One of the most common is anxiety. The Sun (2012)It may be that your feelings of anxiety limit your life. Banish Anxiety - how to stop worrying and take charge of your life (1991)What we have is not necessarily more anxiety but a more intense recording of anxiety. Times, Sunday Times (2009)This means they experience anxiety or worry for much of the time. Coping with Stress at Work (1988)Couples frequently express some anxiety about the length of time. Christianity Today (2000)Do we not now have a common anxiety and a common cause? Times, Sunday Times (2015)It is possible their behaviour may have changed as they struggle with feelings of anxiety or stress. The Sun (2015)She now attributes this anxiety to the intense pressure she was under as a new artist. The Sun (2014)The anxiety and worry is barely imaginable. Times, Sunday Times (2015)An unnatural high or excessive anxiety are both common. Alternative Health Care for Women (1991)Becoming aware of your breathing while playing will help to reduce feelings of anxiety. Times, Sunday Times (2008)School phobia is intense anxiety and fear of going to school. You and Your Adolescent: A Parents' Guide for Ages 10 to 20 (1990)That worry and constant anxiety keeps them awake at night. SHOPPED: The Shocking Power of British Supermarkets (2004)He cannot ram a bill through by hook or by crook if he is to respect the genuine anxiety about the reform. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It is about my anxiety, the voice in your head. The Sun (2014)So is the science of humour all about superiority, anxiety and surprise? The Sun (2011)We got a total of 50 calls expressing anxiety or anger. The Sun (2006)Parents are loading a heavy burden of expectation, and anxieties about getting a job are growing. Times, Sunday Times (2013)In a new report, it voiced deep anxiety about the risks facing the global economy this year. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Many people find that the Bach flower rescue remedy helps them in situations where they experience nervousness or anxiety. The Medicine Chest - your family's guide to prescription drugs (1988)An anxiety in his voice, an unexpected reaction to a comment, the slightest sign. The Sun (2011)
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Translations for 'anxiety'
British English: anxiety /æŋˈzaɪɪtɪ/ NOUN
Anxiety is a feeling of nervousness or worry.
Her voice was full of anxiety.
- American English: anxiety
- Arabic: قَلَق
- Brazilian Portuguese: ansiedade
- Chinese: 焦虑
- Croatian: tjeskoba
- Czech: úzkost
- Danish: angst
- Dutch: angst
- European Spanish: ansiedad
- Finnish: ahdistus
- French: anxiété
- German: Ängstlichkeit
- Greek: ανησυχία
- Italian: ansia
- Japanese: 心配
- Korean: 불안
- Norwegian: engstelse
- Polish: niepokój
- European Portuguese: ansiedade
- Romanian: neliniște
- Russian: беспокойство
- Latin American Spanish: ansiedad
- Swedish: ängslan
- Thai: ความวิตกกังวล
- Turkish: endişe
- Ukrainian: тривога
- Vietnamese: sự lo lắng
Definition of anxiety from the Collins English Dictionary
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