To feel anxiety or to have some anxiety is to feel fear, nervousness, or concern. Anxiety is usually rooted in a person’s psychology. Anxiety might also come from negative experiences or a point of view that is promoted by the society in which a person lives.
Sarah feels a lot of anxiety when it comes to taking a test.
Bill’s anxieties keep him from leaving the house on some days.
I’m feeling some anxiety about a business trip I have to take to New York next month.
Whenever Vanessa gets on a plane, she feels an enormous amount of anxiety.
Charles takes medication which helps alleviate his anxiety.
A psychologist or therapist helps people deal with their anxieties.
Some people experience anxiety when speaking English because they don’t want to make any mistakes.
Do you have any anxieties?
To feel anxiety is natural, but in some cases anxiety become debilitating and requires a person to seek professional help.