The definition of angst is a feeling of anxiety or dread.(noun)
A person who is extremely nervous about blood tests that she has to have done is an example of someone experiencing angst.
See angst in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: Ger: see anger
See angst in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: , from Middle High German angest
Origin: , from Old High German angust; see angh- in Indo-European roots.
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