Former evangelical celebrity Frank Schaeffer says they are anxious, terrified, and obsessed with sex.
On the one hand, she was anxious about her colleagues knowing about her kink.
“There's gotta be something else that straight guys are anxious about besides somebody thinking they are gay,” he says.
Through it all I'll keep an eye on those hopeful filmmakers, anxious sellers and secretive buyers.
Someone once asked Larry King if he was at all anxious about marrying Shawn Southwick, a woman 26 years his junior.
The meal stood untouched, and even Bess looked pale and anxious.
Their interviews were first blissful, then anxious, then sad, then stormy.
I am quite in earnest, and am besides most anxious that you should get a scholarship this time.
"It wouldn't do, sir, for the blind to be anxious," she replied.
Razumihin had nothing to say, so Pulcheria Alexandrovna was anxious again.
1620s, from Latin anxius "solicitous, uneasy, troubled in mind" (also "causing anxiety, troublesome"), from angere, anguere "choke, squeeze," figuratively "torment, cause distress" (see anger (v.)). The same image is in Serbo-Croatian tjeskoba "anxiety," literally "tightness, narrowness." Related: Anxiously; anxiousness.