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English adjective: unquiet

1. unquiet characterized by unrest or disorder

SamplesUnquiet days of riots.
Following the assassination of Martin Luter King ours was an unquiet nation.
Spent an unquiet night tossing and turning.

Similardisruptive, riotous, squalling, squally, troubled, tumultuous, turbulent

See alsoagitated, uneasy, wild


2. unquiet causing or fraught with or showing anxiety

SamplesSpent an anxious night waiting for the test results.
Cast anxious glances behind her.
Those nervous moments before takeoff.
An unquiet mind.

Synonymsanxious, nervous, queasy, uneasy



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