- The definition of anxiously is the behaviors of someone who is eagerly wishing.
An example of someone anxiously waiting for concert tickets to go on sale is someone who is excited and full of energy.
- Anxiously is defined as the behavior of someone who is full of distress or nervousness.
An example of someone anxiously waiting for medical test results would be someone who is wringing her hands together.
(comparative more anxiously, superlative most anxiously)
anxious + -ly