sinking feeling

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Noun1.sinking feeling - a feeling caused by uneasiness or apprehension; "with a sinking heart"; "a sinking feeling in the pit of my stomach"
anxiety - a vague unpleasant emotion that is experienced in anticipation of some (usually ill-defined) misfortune
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His heart gave a great leap, and he suddenly felt faint, the sinking feeling accompanied by a strange trembling of the knees.
She smiled bravely, and bravely overcame the sinking feeling at her heart.
Desnard said: "I left for work each day with a desperate, sinking feeling.
A CAR owner had that sinking feeling after he discovered his motor had ended up in the river at Milnsbridge.
There was never a clear timetable of treatment indicated and, all the while, I had a sinking feeling he was already very very sick.
SINKING FEELING Richard Keogh watches Bobby Zamora hit the dramatic winner for QPR
Sinking feeling PLANS to re-allocate certain water abstraction licences from rivers or aquifers have alarmed a landowners group.
You get that sinking feeling and don't know what to do.
Who can forget that sinking feeling in both the 1998 and 1999 finals when you realised we were beaten within the first five minutes.
London, Sept 28 ( ANI ): The sinking feeling you get at the end of a holiday weekend start to kick in at around mid-afternoon, a new poll has revealed.
EVER get that sinking feeling when you realise you've doublebooked yourself ?
But why do I get that horrible sinking feeling, the same one that comes on every time dualling the A1 north of Morpeth is discussed?