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Portable chairs in hand, we joined the other anxious voters in the line forming.

Beauty providers and their customers are anxious to get back to business as usual, while staying safe.

From Vox

She grew anxious as Americans flouted recommendations to mask up and avoid crowds, choosing the illusion of normal life over discipline and common sense.

“We are all anxious for the project to reach that stage as quickly and cost-effectively as possible,” the lawmakers wrote.

About 7 in 10 voters say they are anxious about the election, according to an AP-NORC poll this month.

From Fortune

But that didn't seem to soften my worry and overall anxiousness.

Each of the three faces was pale enough; but Pamela had the trouble of these two, as well as her own anxiousness in her eyes.

Certain elder members of his congregation had privately discussed questions of doctrine with anxiousness.

My heart throbbed violently, less with the hopes of triumph than with the anxiousness of duplicity, and the dread of detection.

It was when his glance encountered hers after he said this that each regarded the other with a slow growing anxiousness.

Dowie shook her head and he saw that the old anxiousness came back upon her.


On this page you'll find 25 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to anxiousness, such as: anguish, apprehension, apprehensiveness, concern, disquiet, and disquietude.

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