anxious (adj.)

  1. eagerly desirous; anxious to see the new show at the museum; dying to hear who won

    [ Syn: dying ]

  2. causing or fraught with or showing anxiety; spent an anxious night waiting for the test results; cast anxious glances behind her; those nervous moments before takeoff; an unquiet mind

    [ Syn: nervous , queasy , uneasy , unquiet ]

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