Adjective "Anxiety" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Anxiety


    Definition:

    1. distress or uneasiness of mind caused by fear of danger or misfortune: He felt anxiety about the possible loss of his job.

    2. earnest but tense desire; eagerness: He had a keen anxiety to succeed in his work.

    3. Psychiatry. a state of apprehension and psychic tension occurring in some forms of mental disorder.

    Examples:

    "symptoms can be anxiety."

    "states can be anxiety."