Translation of "anxious" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈæŋk·ʃəs/ us /ˈæŋk·ʃəs/

B1 worried and very nervous

She’s very anxious about her exams.

wanting something to happen soon

ansioso, deseoso
He’s anxious to get home.
anxiously adverb /ˈæŋk·ʃəs·li/ /ˈæŋk·ʃəs·li/

We waited anxiously by the phone.

(Translation of “anxious” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


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

They’re were waiting anxiously for news about their son.
anxiety /aŋˈzaiəti/ noun (plural anxieties)

being very worried about something

His health is a great anxiety to me
She was filled with anxiety about her exams.

(Translation of “anxious” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)