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English definition of “anxiety”

anxiety

noun [C/U]    /æŋˈzɑɪ·ɪ·t̬i/
an uncomfortable feeling of worry about something that is happening or might happen , or a cause of this: [U] For many children , every new school year causes anxiety. [C] Don’t you have any fears or anxieties about middle age ?
(Definition of anxiety noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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