Anxious and Aghast


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Anxious adjective – Feeling or showing uncomfortable feelings of uncertainty.
Aghast and anxious are semantically related in worried topic. In some cases you can use "Aghast" instead an adjective "Anxious".
Nearby Words: anxiety, anxiously
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Aghast adjective – Filled with fear or dread.
Usage example: I stood there, aghast, as the vile monster made its way toward me

Anxious and aghast are semantically related in horrified topic. Sometimes you can use "Anxious" instead an adjective "Aghast".
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reaction anxious reaction aghast reaction
parents anxious parents aghast parents
face anxious face aghast face
looks anxious looks aghast looks
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