English to German Meaning :: anxious

ängstlich, besorgt, bestrebt, gespannt, bange, unruhig, sorgenvoll, beklommen, bedenklich
Anxious :
Ängstlich
- ÄngstlichbesorgtSorge
 

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Adjective(1) eagerly desirous(2) causing or fraught with or showing anxiety

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(1) Meanwhile, with the independent schools application results due out any day, parents face an anxious wait.(2) We repeat our thanks to counsel for their most helpful submissions in this very anxious case.(3) Parents began arriving at the school within an hour of the accident and many had an anxious wait to hear if their children were hurt.(4) Instead of getting ready for bed, she returned to the chair in which she had sat, anxious , waiting for her twin to wake up.(5) Universities themselves seem anxious to avoid misrepresentation in this area.(6) There was evidence that he was anxious to give up work because of concerns about his health.(7) You can't look up anymore, only down at the ground, anxious to avoid a similar encounter.(8) How many times, when you hear of an approaching storm, do you get worried or anxious ?(9) It's different in new company - I start to get anxious and worry what they are thinking.(10) Nevertheless, when he did play there was no keener performer on the field, nor one more anxious to do well for his side.(11) At that point, the government backed down, anxious to avoid further diplomatic damage.(12) It was unacceptable that anxious patients should wait for hours in crowded accident and emergency departments.(13) Grim-faced shepherds swing heavy cudgels, anxious to be clear of the road where horns blare impatiently.(14) Johnny appears disappointed to see him, but generally nervous and anxious as well.(15) The council is anxious to avoid British government interference in the project as it could delay it further.(16) They faced an anxious wait to find out whether any of the orchid had survived.
Related Words
(1) anxious about ::
ängstlich wegen
Synonyms
Adjective
1. worried ::
besorgt
2. eager ::
eifrig
3. uneasy ::
unruhig
4. dying ::
sterbend
Antonyms
1. calm ::
Ruhe
2. collected ::
gesammelt
3. easy ::
einfach
4. relaxed ::
entspannt
Different Forms
anxious, anxiously, anxiousness
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

Please. l\'m very anxious
to find out what this
is all about.

Please. l'm very ANXIOUS to find out what this is all about.

Breaking Bad Season 4, Episode 8


There\'s a woman out there
anxious to have sex with me.

There's a woman out there ANXIOUS to have sex with me.

The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 16


Forgive me, then,
if I seem anxious

Forgive me, then, if I seem ANXIOUS

Vikings Season 1, Episode 8


...it makes them socially anxious.

...it makes them socially ANXIOUS.

The Big Bang Theory Season 6, Episode 24


to be honest,
I\'m pretty anxious.

to be honest, I'm pretty ANXIOUS.

The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 8


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