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  • nounworry, tension
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Synonyms for anxiety

noun worry, tension
  • angst
  • apprehension
  • concern
  • disquiet
  • doubt
  • dread
  • jitters
  • misery
  • misgiving
  • mistrust
  • nervousness
  • panic
  • restlessness
  • suffering
  • suspense
  • trouble
  • uncertainty
  • unease
  • uneasiness
  • botheration
  • butterflies
  • care
  • creeps
  • disquietude
  • distress
  • downer
  • drag
  • fidgets
  • flap
  • foreboding
  • fretfulness
  • fuss
  • heebie-jeebies
  • jumps
  • needles
  • shakes
  • shivers
  • solicitude
  • sweat
  • watchfulness
  • willies
  • worriment
  • all-overs
  • ants in pants
  • cold sweat
  • goose bumps
  • nail-biting
  • pins and needles

Antonyms for anxiety

  • advantage
  • belief
  • blessing
  • calm
  • calmness
  • certainty
  • collectedness
  • confidence
  • contentment
  • ease
  • faith
  • happiness
  • joy
  • peace
  • security
  • sureness
  • trust
  • peacefulness
  • assurance
  • composure
  • nonchalance
  • tranquility
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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