Crossword solutions & Synonyms for

17 September 2020 The Mirror Classic

We have 26 answers for the crossword clue Anxiety. We last saw the 'Anxiety' clue in The Mirror Classic on Tuesday, 28 July 2020.

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Definitions and usage

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  • A vague unpleasant emotion that is experienced in anticipation of some (usually ill-defined) misfortune
  • (psychiatry) a relatively permanent state of worry and nervousness occurring in a variety of mental disorders, usually accompanied by compulsive behavior or attacks of panic

Crossword Answers

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The work of providing treatment for or attending to someone or something; "no medical care was required"; "the old car needs constant attention"


Be afraid or feel anxious or apprehensive about a possible or probable situation or event; "I fear she might get aggressive"

5 Letters



A device that signals the occurrence of some undesirable event


An acute but unspecific feeling of anxiety; usually reserved for philosophical anxiety about the world or about personal freedom


An overwhelming feeling of fear and anxiety


Uneasiness about the fitness of an action


A strong feeling of anxiety; "his worry over the prospect of being fired"; "it is not work but worry that kills"; "he wanted to die and end his troubles"

6 Letters


Control of your emotions; "this kind of tension is not good for my nerves"


The relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch); "he put the stress on the wrong syllable"


The trait of seeming ill at ease


A state of agitation or turbulent change or development; "the political ferment produced new leadership"; "social unrest"

7 Letters


Something or someone that causes anxiety; a source of unhappiness; "New York traffic is a constant concern"; "it's a major worry"


The physical condition of being stretched or strained; "it places great tension on the leg muscles"; "he could feel the tenseness of her body"

8 Letters


The trait of seeming ill at ease


An uncertain cognitive state; "the matter remained in suspense for several years"

9 Letters


A difficulty that causes anxiety

10 Letters


A feeling of excessive concern

11 Letters


A feeling of mild anxiety about possible developments


Desperate recklessness; "it was a policy of desperation"


Feelings of anxiety that make you tense and irritable


A sensitive or highly strung temperament


A feeling of alarm or dread

12 Letters


The act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal); "the policeman on the beat got credit for the collar"

13 Letters

CONSTERNATION chris roberson

Fear resulting from the awareness of danger


The act of taking occupancy before someone else does

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