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anxiety
used in Gone with the Wind

10 uses
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Definition
nervousness or worry
  • Filled with her own anxieties, she nevertheless watched him with affectionate pride, for Gerald was an excellent horseman.
    1.2 (39% in)
  • His two oldest brothers, James and Andrew, he hardly remembered, save as close-lipped youths who came and went at odd hours of the night on mysterious errands or disappeared for weeks at a time, to their mother's gnawing anxiety.
    1.3 (16% in)
  • It was a month before he had news, news that raised them to the heights when they first heard it, but later created a gnawing anxiety in their hearts.
    2.16 (84% in)
  • Scarlett was frantic with anxiety.
    3.19 (48% in)
  • "Oh, I shall die if you tell Aunt Pittypat!" she cried in real anxiety and burst into tears.
    4.35 (33% in)
  • He removed a leather case from his pocket, extracted a long cigar and smelled it approvingly, meanwhile watching her with pseudo anxiety as if he hung on her words.
    4.36 (43% in)
  • During those days of anxiety and struggle there was only one dependable, understanding person in her world, and that person was Rhett Butler.
    4.38 (64% in)
  • In a minute Melanie was in the kitchen, her table napkin in her hand, anxiety in her face.
    5.59 (38% in)
  • For a moment, her heart stood still and then a queer fear, stronger than anxiety, stronger than grief, began to beat in her breast.
    5.61 (15% in)
  • No reproach was there, no accusation and no fear—only an anxiety that she might not find strength for words.
    5.61 (44% in)

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