Usage examples for anxious

  1. But no one was anxious to try, so Old Mother Nature paused only a moment. – The-Burgess-Animal-Book-for-Children by Burgess, Thornton W. (Thornton Waldo)
  2. Are you anxious for your folks' coming? – Sally Dows and Other Stories by Bret Harte
  3. " I want to learn- I am really anxious to learn it. – The Sky Pilot in No Man's Land by Ralph Connor
  4. " I really think, Mr. Cheesacre," an anxious mother had said, " that you'd better give it up. – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope
  5. That made him anxious. – Love Stories by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  6. For some reason or other he seemed very anxious to leave us. – Guy Garrick by Arthur B. Reeve
  7. But that is just what makes me anxious. – The Coming Conquest of England by August Niemann
  8. There isn't much the matter, but father is so anxious." – Landolin by Berthold Auerbach
  9. She will look at me with an anxious love no doctor could doubt. – The Flight of the Shadow by George MacDonald
  10. But I don't suppose anybody's very anxious for him. – Marcella by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  11. You're anxious about me." – The Landlord at Lion's Head, Complete by William Dean Howells Last Updated: February 27, 2009
  12. We've been away for a long time, you know, and so we're anxious to get home again. – Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz by L. Frank Baum.
  13. Are you really so anxious to know? – The Honorable Peter Stirling and What People Thought of Him by Paul Leicester Ford
  14. He was anxious to do his best for the boy who had been brought up as his own son. – The Last Hope by Henry Seton Merriman
  15. I'm anxious to hear what happened. – Paste Jewels by John Kendrick Bangs
  16. Why are you so anxious to know my sister? – Max by Katherine Cecil Thurston
  17. For of course I knew that if we stayed out too long it would be only natural for my lady to be anxious. – Nurse Heatherdale's Story by Mary Louisa Molesworth
  18. We were anxious to interview our two kind friends. – The Chronicles of a Gay Gordon by José Maria Gordon
  19. Wade knew from his anxious look that he had heard something. – The Nightrider's Feud by Walter C. McConnell
  20. " But do not look so anxious. – The Story Of Kennett by Bayard Taylor