anxious · adjective /ˈæŋk.ʃəs/Full view
anxious (WORRIED)
B1 worried and nervous
Dictionary examples:

He's very anxious about his exams.

My mother always gets a bit anxious if we're late.

I saw my sister's anxious face at the window.

Learner example:

I began my courses on Tuesday and I was a little bit anxious but everything was all right. (Preliminary English Test; B1; French)

anxious (EAGER)
B2 wanting to do something or wanting something to happen
Dictionary examples:

I'm anxious to hear her news.

I'm anxious that we get there on time because I don't think there'll be many seats left.

Learner example:

I am very anxious [for you] to tell me what type of competition you managed to win. (First Certificate in English; B2; Greek)

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