Anxiety and Calm


Anxiety noun - An uneasy state of mind usually over the possibility of an anticipated misfortune or trouble.
Usage example: Dorothy's anxiety about her brother's operation kept her awake all night

Calm is an antonym for anxiety in worry topic.

Nearby Word: anxious


Calm noun - Freedom from disquieting or oppressive thoughts or emotions.
Usage example: the batter always exudes an aura of calm, even in clutch situations

Anxiety is an antonym for calm.

Nearby Words: calmness, calmed, calming, calmly

How words are described

similar similar anxiety similar calm
typical typical anxiety typical calm
initial initial anxiety initial calm
extreme extreme anxiety extreme calm
Other adjectives: supernatural, mental, general, less.

Both words in one sentence

  • Raj was shown to be almost biologically unable to to speak in front of a woman without some sort of anti-anxiety medication or alcohol to calm his nerves.
  • Manga / Soul Eater To make it stranger yet, Justin Law turns out to really worship the Kishin instead in the manga... Cigarette of Anxiety: Doctor Stein tends to do this when he needs to calm down.
  • Hates Being Touched Arnold from Please Like Me has issues with anxiety, and touching him during a panic attack, even to try and calm him down, will only make it worse.
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