FREE-FLOATING ANXIETY

1. A chronic sense of uneasiness and apprehension that is not directed at anything. Often seen in anxiety disorders. 2. Psychoanalysis. General feelings of distress that are set free.

FREE-FLOATING ANXIETY: "A free floating anxiety is one of apprehension."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FREE-FLOATING ANXIETY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/free-floating-anxiety/ (accessed August 16, 2019).
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