Anxiety is what we feel when we are worried, tense or afraid – particularly about things that are about to happen, or which we think could happen in the future. Anxiety is a natural human response when we feel that we are under threat. It can be experienced through our thoughts, feelings and physical sensations.
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What are words to describe anxiety?
Some common synonyms of anxiety are care, concern, solicitude, and worry. While all these words mean “a troubled or engrossed state of mind or the thing that causes this,” anxiety stresses anguished uncertainty or fear of misfortune or failure.
How do you express anxiety in words?
What anxiety feels like?
Common anxiety signs and symptoms include: Feeling nervous, restless or tense. Having a sense of impending danger, panic or doom. Having an increased heart rate.
How would you describe anxiety in creative writing?
People with writing anxiety might even get physical symptoms if they try to write, or to over-edit: perspiring, trembling, shortness of breath, pacing, and so on.