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anxiety
used in Oryx and Crake

4 uses
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Definition
nervousness or worry
  • Anxiety again, suspicion: were they planning to go off together, leaving him behind?
    p. 322.6
  • It must have got tired of the soul's constant nagging and whining and the anxiety-driven intellectual web-spinning of the mind, distracting it whenever it was getting its teeth into something juicy or its fingers into something good.
    p. 85.6
  • No old age, none of those anxieties.
    p. 303.3
  • He'd waited for her, at first with impatience, then with anxiety, then panic.
    p. 324.1

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