angst-ridden

angst-ridden

adj
characterized by a feeling of dread or anxiety
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At once emotive, contemplative, and humorous, Beckett's masterpiece wittily explores our angst-ridden insecurities on the absurdity and meaninglessness of life.
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Blitz is a tough and stylish film that's oddly old-fashioned - cops are all angst-ridden and boozy, and all journalists are untrustworthy.
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