Usage examples for anxious

  1. She will look at me with an anxious love no doctor could doubt. – The Flight of the Shadow by George MacDonald
  2. I'm anxious to hear what happened. – Paste Jewels by John Kendrick Bangs
  3. We were anxious to interview our two kind friends. – The Chronicles of a Gay Gordon by José Maria Gordon
  4. Why are you so anxious to know my sister? – Max by Katherine Cecil Thurston
  5. " I really think, Mr. Cheesacre," an anxious mother had said, " that you'd better give it up. – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope
  6. 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.
  7. Are you anxious for your folks' coming? – Sally Dows and Other Stories by Bret Harte
  8. 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
  9. " I want to learn- I am really anxious to learn it. – The Sky Pilot in No Man's Land by Ralph Connor
  10. You're anxious about me." – The Landlord at Lion's Head, Complete by William Dean Howells Last Updated: February 27, 2009
  11. But I don't suppose anybody's very anxious for him. – Marcella by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  12. Are you really so anxious to know? – The Honorable Peter Stirling and What People Thought of Him by Paul Leicester Ford
  13. That made him anxious. – Love Stories by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  14. 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)
  15. But that is just what makes me anxious. – The Coming Conquest of England by August Niemann
  16. For some reason or other he seemed very anxious to leave us. – Guy Garrick by Arthur B. Reeve
  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. Wade knew from his anxious look that he had heard something. – The Nightrider's Feud by Walter C. McConnell
  19. " But do not look so anxious. – The Story Of Kennett by Bayard Taylor