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anxious

adjective /ˈӕŋkʃəs/
worried about what may happen or have happened
ansioso, preocupado
She is anxious about her father’s health.
causing worry, fear or uncertainty
de ansiedad, angustioso
There were a few anxious moments, but the plane landed safely.
wanting very much (to do etc something)
deseoso de, ansioso por
He’s very anxious to please.
anxiously adverb
ansiosamente
They’re were waiting anxiously for news about their son.
anxiety /aŋˈzaiəti/ noun ( plural anxieties) being very worried about something
ansiedad
His health is a great anxiety to me She was filled with anxiety about her exams.
(Definition of anxious from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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