overanxious


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o·ver·anx·ious

 (ō′vər-ăngk′shəs, -ăng′shəs)
adj.
Anxious to an excessive degree.

o′ver·anx·i′e·ty (-ăng-zī′ĭ-tē), o′ver·anx′ious·ness (-ăngk′shəs-nĭs, -ăng′-) n.
o′ver·anx′ious·ly adv.

overanxious

(ˌəʊvərˈæŋkʃəs; -ˈæŋʃəs)
adj
excessively worried, tense, or uneasy
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.overanxious - anxious or nervous to an excessive degree
insecure - lacking self-confidence or assurance; "an insecure person lacking mental stability"
Translations

overanxious

[ˌəʊvərˈæŋkʃəs] ADJ
1. (= worried) → demasiado preocupado
2. (= eager) he was overanxious to give a good impressionestaba demasiado preocupado por causar buena impresión
I'm not overanxious to gotengo pocas ganas de ir

overanxious

[ˌəʊvərˈæŋkʃəs] adjtroppo ansioso/a

overanxious

a. demasiado inquieto-a, excitado-a, muy ansioso-a.
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Once more I took up my flight, nor were the Sagoths apparently overanxious to press their pursuit so closely as before.
We have met with no success here, though that old hag who called herself Til seemed overanxious to bargain for the future information she seemed hopeful of being able to give us."
They mean we shouldn't be overanxious and worreting ourselves about what'll happen to- morrow, but do our duty and leave the rest to God's will."
You are overanxious. The young lady is not seriously ill, and I am a doctor.
DED advises that applicants should not be nervous or overanxious. The timeframe to take the theoretical exam is sufficient.
While Oliver was being seen by GPs, Mr Scott allegedly said he spent much of his time dealing with "overanxious" mums.
Influence of overanxious disorder of childhood on the expression of anorexia nervosa.
"I'm very overanxious. So when there's a slower pitcher, I hold (the bat) out in front so that I don't load too much."
In Pete and Ellie's case, the decision to adopt 15-year-old Lizzy (Isabela Moner) and her younger siblings, the overanxious Juan (Gustavo Quiroz) and the bratty Lita (Julianna Gamiz), is meant to add some excitement to their comfortable but childless marriage.
This could have prevented overanxious treatment in cefazolin group.
The importance of wind direction and scent control is easily taught--and remembered after a time or two of a whitetail huffing, stomping, and leaving an overanxious young hunter nothing to see but a retreating white tail.
An enormous amount of harm to innocent patients has been done by overanxious, enthusiastic "do-gooders" and their focused viewpoints.