anxious vs. eager – The Correct Way to Use Each | Confusing Words
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Anxious

Definition:

feeling worried or eager to find out the results of something

Examples:

He was very anxious that they would discover his secret.

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Eager

Definition:

having or showing keen interest or intense desire or impatient expectancy

Examples:

He was eager to start his new job.

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