[oh-ver-angk-shuh s, -ang-] /ˈoʊ vərˈæŋk ʃəs, -ˈæŋ-/
excessively worried, tense, or uneasy
1713, from over- + anxious. Related: Overanxiously; overanxiousness.
[oh-ver-angk-shuh s, -ang-] /ˈoʊ vərˈæŋk ʃəs, -ˈæŋ-/ adjective 1. excessively . /ˌəʊvərˈæŋkʃəs; -ˈæŋʃəs/ adjective 1. excessively worried, tense, or uneasy
- Over and done with
Completed, finished, as in That argument’s over and done with, so drop the subject. This usage is somewhat redundant but more emphatic than over with [ First half of the 1900s ]
[kon-shuh s] /ˈkɒn ʃəs/ adjective 1. aware of one’s own existence, sensations, thoughts, surroundings, etc. 2. fully aware of or sensitive to something (often followed by of): conscious of one’s own faults; He wasn’t conscious of the gossip about his past. 3. having the mental faculties fully active: He was conscious during the operation. 4. […]
[kuh n-sur-vuh-tiv] /kənˈsɜr və tɪv/ adjective 1. disposed to preserve existing conditions, institutions, etc., or to restore traditional ones, and to limit change. 2. cautiously moderate or purposefully low: a conservative estimate. 3. traditional in style or manner; avoiding novelty or showiness: conservative suit. 4. (often initial capital letter) of or relating to the Conservative […]