Translation of anxiety in Spanish:
noun plural -ties
- 1 uncountable (distress, concern) there is mounting anxiety for the safety of the hostagescrece la preocupación en torno a la seguridad de los rehenesExample sentences
- Our worries and anxieties evaporated in an instant, and within half an hour my wife, Jayne, was asking how we could buy one.
- The worries and anxieties of his years at Vétheuil seemed a distant memory.
- He appears to have resolved these anxieties by stressing the moral gulf between his characters and his own beliefs.
- 3 uncountable (Medicine, Psychology)Example sentences
- They do not seem to know that depression and anxiety can cause eating disorders.
- As you learn to modify your compulsive behaviour, your anxiety levels should lessen.
- However, the fact that she suffers from anxiety and panic attacks is less certain of being admitted.
- 4 uncountable (eagerness)ansias (feminine plural)their anxiety to please
afán (masculine)sus ansias or su afán de agradarExample sentences
- Achievements since are the result of an anxiety to play it safe.
- The only cementing force was greed and the anxiety to cling on to power.
- Madame des Ursins confesses in her voluminous correspondence that she made herself a burden to the king in her anxiety to exclude him from all other influence.
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