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British English: /ˈaŋ(k)ʃəs/
American English: /ˈæŋ(k)ʃəs/

Translation of anxious in Italian:


  • 1 (worried)
    ansioso, preoccupato (about per, riguardo a) (for per)
    to be anxious about having to do something
    essere ansioso perché si deve fare qualcosa
    to be very, extremely anxious
  • 3 (eager)
    ansioso, impaziente (to do di fare)
    I am anxious for him to know o that he should know
    vorrei tanto che lui lo sapesse
    to be anxious for something
    desiderare ansiosamente qualcosa
    she is most anxious to meet you

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