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English definition of “angst”

angst

noun [U] uk   /æŋst/ us    /ɑːŋst/
strong worry and unhappiness, especially about personal problems: All my children went through a period of late-adolescent angst.Foreign words and phrases used in EnglishAnxiety and worry - general wordsFear and phobias
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