There are 2 main translations of angst in English:

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angst

Pronunciation: / aŋst /

Adjektiv

  • in jemandem ist/wird [es] angst [und bange]
    somebody is/becomes afraid or frightened
    (jemand sorgt sich)
    somebody is/becomes very worried or anxious

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There are 2 main translations of angst in English:

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Angst
Stressed vowel length and/or separability: Ạngst

Femininum Angst, Ängste Pronunciation: / ˈɛŋstə /

  • 1 (Furcht) (Psychologie) Angst bekommen od. [umgangssprachlich] kriegen
    become or get frightened or scared
    Angst [vor jemandem/etwas] haben
    be afraid or frightened [of somebody/something]
    eine existenzielle Angst
    existential fear
    jemanden in Angst und Schrecken versetzen
    worry and frighten somebody
    es mit der Angst [zu tun] bekommen od. [umgangssprachlich] kriegen
    become or get frightened or scared
    jemandem Angst einflößen/einjagen/machen
    frighten or scare somebody
    jemandem Angst [und Bange] machen
    frighten or scare somebody
    (jemanden unruhig machen)
    make somebody very worried or anxious
    keine Angst!
    don't be afraid
    aus Angst [vor etwas/jemandem] sich verstecken
    hide in fear [of something/somebody]
    aus Angst, sich zu verraten, sagte er kein einziges Wort
    he didn't say a word for fear of betraying himself
    in ständiger Angst vor etwas (Dat.) leben
    live in constant fear of something
    er hat mehr Angst als Vaterlandsliebe [umgangssprachlich] [scherzhaft]
    he's a scaredy-cat
    [umgangssprachlich]
    he's chicken
    [salopp]
    Angst vor der eigenen Courage haben/bekommen
    have got/get cold feet
    [figurativ]

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