Either one describes the bouts of anxiety single guys in their thirties feel about their marital status.
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What does this mean for the 40 million U.S. adults suffering from anxiety disorders?
“The more you have flubbed, the more the anxiety builds up,” says Frank, explaining the mental phenomenon Perry is experiencing.
Confronting violence starts with confronting our anxiety about it.
At the outset I was saved any anxiety by finding the river dirty.
But at that last remark he could no longer restrain his anxiety.
anxiety, and not a desire to see life, had drawn him from his shell in Bison.
“Her anxiety is purely disinterested,” said Margaret to Philip.
Nor did anxiety over Toms fate interfere with their appetites.
1520s, from Latin anxietatem (nominative anxietas) "anguish, anxiety, solicitude," noun of quality from anxius (see anxious). Psychiatric use dates to 1904. Age of Anxiety is from Auden's poem (1947). For "anxiety, distress," Old English had angsumnes, Middle English anxumnesse.
anxiety anx·i·e·ty (āng-zī'ĭ-tē)
A state of uneasiness and apprehension, as about future uncertainties.
A cause of anxiety.
A state of intense apprehension, uncertainty, and fear resulting from the anticipation of a threatening event or situation, often to a degree that normal physical and psychological functioning is disrupted.
Eager, often agitated desire.
Emotional distress, especially that brought on by fear of failure. (See also angst.)