Crossword solutions & Synonyms for
Anxiety

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

4 Letters

CARE

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

FEAR

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

5 Letters

AGITA

ALARM

A device that signals the occurrence of some undesirable event

ANGST

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

PANIC

An overwhelming feeling of fear and anxiety

QUALM

Uneasiness about the fitness of an action

WORRY

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

NERVES

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

STRESS

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

UNEASE

The trait of seeming ill at ease

UNREST

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

7 Letters

CONCERN

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

TENSION

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

DISQUIET

The trait of seeming ill at ease

SUSPENSE

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

9 Letters

WORRIMENT

A difficulty that causes anxiety

10 Letters

SOLICITUDE

A feeling of excessive concern

11 Letters

ANXIOUSNESS

A feeling of mild anxiety about possible developments

DESPERATION

Desperate recklessness; "it was a policy of desperation"

DISQUIETUDE

Feelings of anxiety that make you tense and irritable

NERVOUSNESS Howard

A sensitive or highly strung temperament

TREPIDATION

A feeling of alarm or dread

12 Letters

APPREHENSION

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

PREOCCUPATION

The act of taking occupancy before someone else does

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