Anxiety and Calmness


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

Calmness is an antonym for anxiety in topics: uneasiness, worry.

Nearby Word: anxious


Calmness noun - Evenness of emotions or temper.
Usage example: her resolute calmness in a crisis serves her well as a nurse in the emergency room

Anxiety is an antonym for calmness.

Nearby Words: calm, calming, calmly
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