ansioso
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ansioso(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (uneasy)
a. anxious
Luis estaba ansioso y no se podía concentrar en el examen.Luis was feeling anxious and he couldn't focus on the exam.
b. worried
El mensaje de Olga nos puso ansiosos a todos.Olga's message made everybody worried.
c. nervous
Coco es un perro muy ansioso que a veces se pone agresivo.Coco is a very nervous dog that sometimes becomes agressive.
2. (enthusiastic)
a. eager
¿Por qué estás tan ansiosa por conocer a mis padres? Deberíamos ir un poco más despacio.Why are you so eager to meet my parents? We should slow down a bit.
b. excited
¡Me aceptaron en Harvard! Estoy muy ansiosa. No puedo esperar para empezar las clases.I got into Harvard! I am so excited. I can't wait to start school.
c. impatient
No seas ansioso. Relájate y espera tranquilo los resultados.Don't be impatient. Just relax and wait patiently for the results.
3. (avaricious)
a. greedy
La reina es un personaje ansioso de poder.The queen is a character greedy for power.
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ansioso
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (impaciente)
a. impatient
estar ansioso por o de hacer algoto be impatient to do something
2. (angustiado)
a. in anguish
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ansioso
adjective
1 (preocupado) anxious; worried; (deseoso) eager; solicitous
esperábamos ansiosos we waited anxiously
ansioso de o por algo greedy for sth
ansioso por algo
2 (Med) (tenso) anxious; suffering from nervous tension; (bascoso) sick; queasy
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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estoy ansioso
I'm anxious
ansioso de
impatient to
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