Definitions of anxious
experiencing worry, unease, or nervousness, typically about an imminent event or something with an uncertain outcome.
she was extremely anxious about her exams
worried concerned uneasy apprehensive fearful perturbed troubled bothered disturbed distressed disquieted fretful agitated nervous edgy antsy unquiet on edge tense overwrought worked up keyed up jumpy worried sick with one's stomach in knots with one's heart in one's mouth uptight on tenterhooks with butterflies in one's stomach trepidatious jittery twitchy in a dither in a lather in a tizzy het up strung out having kittens spooked squirrelly
wanting something very much, typically with a feeling of unease.
the company was anxious to avoid any trouble
eager keen desirous impatient
Synonyms of anxious
worried eager dying uneasy
Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God.
"And who of you by being worried can add a single hour to his life?
"So do not worry about tomorrow; for tomorrow will care for itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own.
1 Peter 5:7
casting all your anxiety on Him, because He cares for you.
Anxiety in a man's heart weighs it down, But a good word makes it glad.
"But when they hand you over, do not worry about how or what you are to say; for it will be given you in that hour what you are to say.
"Do not worry then, saying, 'What will we eat?' or 'What will we drink?' or 'What will we wear for clothing?'
"For this reason I say to you, do not be worried about your life, as to what you will eat or what you will drink; nor for your body, as to what you will put on. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothing?
"When they bring you before the synagogues and the rulers and the authorities, do not worry about how or what you are to speak in your defense, or what you are to say;
'Do not fear, for I am with you; Do not anxiously look about you, for I am your God I will strengthen you, surely I will help you, Surely I will uphold you with My righteous right hand.'
When my anxious thoughts multiply within me, Your consolations delight my soul.
Therefore I have sent him all the more eagerly so that when you see him again you may rejoice and I may be less concerned about you.
"And which of you by worrying can add a single hour to his life's span?
So, remove grief and anger from your heart and put away pain from your body, because childhood and the prime of life are fleeting.
"If then you cannot do even a very little thing, why do you worry about other matters?
Search me, O God, and know my heart; Try me and know my anxious thoughts;
Say to those with anxious heart, "Take courage, fear not Behold, your God will come with vengeance; The recompense of God will come, But He will save you."
But the Lord answered and said to her, "Martha, Martha, you are worried and bothered about so many things;
1 Corinthians 7:32
But I want you to be free from concern. One who is unmarried is concerned about the things of the Lord, how he may please the Lord;
"When they arrest you and hand you over, do not worry beforehand about what you are to say, but say whatever is given you in that hour; for it is not you who speak, but it is the Holy Spirit.
It is vain for you to rise up early, To retire late, To eat the bread of painful labors; For He gives to His beloved even in his sleep.
"Among those nations you shall find no rest, and there will be no resting place for the sole of your foot; but there the LORD will give you a trembling heart, failing of eyes, and despair of soul.
"And do not seek what you will eat and what you will drink, and do not keep worrying.
And He said to His disciples, "For this reason I say to you, do not worry about your life, as to what you will eat; nor for your body, as to what you will put on.
The king said to them, "I had a dream and my spirit is anxious to understand the dream."
Topics on Anxious
Do Not Be Anxious
Do not fret because of evildoers, Be not envious toward wrongdoers.