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used in The Fountainhead

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nervousness or worry
  • Keating waited anxiously; he felt anger growing with his anxiety—because he could see no reason for being so anxious.
    1.5 — Part 1 Chapter 5 (59% in)
  • Keating had grown past the stage of experiencing anxiety at the prospect of meeting a famous man, but he experienced it in the moment when he saw the door opening under her hand.
    2.3 — Part 2 Chapter 3 (49% in)
  • He had never allowed himself to betray anxiety.
    3.8 — Part 3 Chapter 8 (73% in)
  • It was the vague anxiety,' the impulse to glance around at every face, the fear of being recognized; it was a load of anonymous guilt, not toward any person, but the more frightening sense of guilt without a victim.
    4.10 — Part 4 Chapter 10 (5% in)

There are no more uses of "anxiety" in The Fountainhead.

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