Antonyms for anxiousˈæŋk ʃəs, ˈæŋ-

Princeton's WordNet

  1. anxious(p), dying(p)(adj)

    eagerly desirous

    Antonyms:
    uneager, untroubled

  2. anxious, nervous, queasy, uneasy, unquiet(adj)

    causing or fraught with or showing anxiety

    Antonyms:
    untroubled, uneager

    Synonyms:
    vile, flighty, offensive, sickish, aflutter, nauseating, loathsome, sick, anxious, uneasy, sickening, spooky, restless, awkward, queasy, dying(p), unquiet, anxious(p), noisome, ill at ease(p), skittish, nervous, neural, nauseated, nauseous

Wiktionary

  1. anxious(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    careful, disturbed, solicitous, watchful, restless, unquiet, concerned, uneasy

  2. anxious(adjective)

    Full of anxiety or disquietude; greatly concerned or solicitous, especially respecting something future or unknown; being in painful suspense;\uE000107163\uE001applied to persons; as, anxious for the issue of a battle.

    Synonyms:
    solicitous, careful, unquiet, restless, disturbed, uneasy, concerned, watchful

  3. anxious(adjective)

    Accompanied with, or causing, anxiety; worrying;\uE000107164\uE001applied to things; as, anxious labor.

    Synonyms:
    unquiet, concerned, uneasy, solicitous, disturbed, restless, watchful, careful

  4. anxious(adjective)

    Earnestly desirous; as, anxious to please.

    Synonyms:
    solicitous, unquiet, uneasy, concerned, careful, watchful, disturbed, restless

English Synonyms and Antonyms, by James Champlin Fernald

  1. anxious

    One is eager who impatiently desires to accomplish some end; one is earnest with a desire that is less impatient, but more deep, resolute, and constant; one is anxious with a desire that foresees rather the pain of disappointment than the delight of attainment. One is eager for the gratification of any appetite or passion; he is earnest in conviction, purpose, or character. Eager usually refers to some specific and immediate satisfaction, earnest to something permanent and enduring; the patriotic soldier is earnest in his devotion to his country, eager for a decisive battle.

    Antonyms:
    apathetic, calm, careless, cold, cool, dispassionate, frigid, heedless, indifferent, negligent, phlegmatic, purposeless, regardless, stolid, stony, stupid, unconcerned, uninterested, unmindful, unmoved

    Synonyms:
    animated, ardent, burning, desirous, eager, earnest, enthusiastic, fervent, glowing, hot, impatient, impetuous, importunate, intense, intent, keen, longing, vehement, yearning, zealous

    Preposition:
    Eager for (more rarely after) favor, honor, etc.; eager in pursuit.

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