Origin of angst
OTHER WORDS FROM angstangsty, adjective, angst·i·er, angst·i·est.
Words nearby angst
How to use angst in a sentence
The games don’t save us, but they allow for a release of all the angst and pressure.This odd Super Bowl will bring us together for a day. Let’s not take that for granted.|Jerry Brewer|February 5, 2021|Washington Post
It is an exceptionally vulnerable stage of life anyway, and this is a generation that has grown up with school-shooter drills and built-in angst about the long-term effects of climate change.Dear Struggling Parents, It's Not Just You. This Is Hard|Susanna Schrobsdorff|January 31, 2021|Time
Twelve years after conservatives condemned a Department of Homeland Security report on right-wing radicalization, its conclusion — that the Internet and economic angst were making it easier for extremists to recruit — looks prescient.The Trailer: How Democrats plan to fight domestic terror|David Weigel|January 14, 2021|Washington Post
A buildup of angst against ad trackers and app snooping led to major changes in hardware and software alike.
This covid-19 shutdown is the small respite that everyone needed, the pass that is going to prevent an entire subcategory of familial angst in 2020.Will covid-19 make this the Turkey Day without political fights?|Petula Dvorak|November 23, 2020|Washington Post
Heightening his angst, Warren pines for precocious Jessica (Gevinson).Michael Cera Brings ‘This Is Our Youth’ to Broadway After 18 Years|Tom Teodorczuk|September 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
All the paranoia over shape, all the body angst, previously thought as reserved for women, is coming our way, guys.Prince Fielder’s Demi Moore Moment: World Loses It Over Athlete Without Six-Pack|Tim Teeman|July 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Breaking up is hard to do—especially for your friends who have to listen to countless hours of your post-relationship angst.
Even before that ode to Jewish angst and masturbation hit the bookstores in 1969, Roth was a Yaddo veteran.
And I admit I look back on my teenage self and think a lot of my angst sounds like an Onion article.An Ode to Angry Asians: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Suey Park|Arthur Chu|April 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Her situation is a very difficult one; and "die Angst," she says, often brings on a pain at her heart.George Eliot's Life, Vol. I (of 3)|George Eliot
As used in the early eighteenth century, the term "hyp" was perhaps not far from what our century has learned to call Angst.Hypochondriasis|John Hill