Click any word in a definition or example to find the entry for that word
the fear that an electric car will not have enough power to reach the end of its journey
the feeling of being worried
a feeling of worry about something, especially one that a lot of people have about an important issue
a worried or nervous feeling that stops you relaxing, caused, for example, by pressure at work or financial or personal problems
the feeling of being so nervous or worried that you cannot relax
a worried feeling that you get when you have to deal with a difficult or complicated situation
a worried feeling you have because you think something bad might happen
mental pressure or worry
fear or worry that something unpleasant or dangerous might happen
a type of hairstyle which has a long, thin strip of hair growing down the back of the neck
a 'U'-shaped piece of metal fitted on the side of a boat to hold an oar in position
(of a politician) to be able to communicate and connect with ordinary people
A must for anyone with an interest in the changing face of language. The Macmillan Dictionary blog explores English as it is spoken around the world today.
Free thesaurus definition of feelings of worry and nervousness from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.