Uneasiness
Uneasiness Un*eas"i*ness, n. 1. The quality or state of being uneasy; restlessness; disquietude; anxiety. [1913 Webster]

2. The quality of making uneasy; discomfort; as, the uneasiness of the road. [Obs.] -- Bp. Burnet. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Synonyms:

Look at other dictionaries:

  • uneasiness — index apprehension (fear), concern (interest), distress (anguish), embarrassment, fear, misgi …   Law dictionary

  • uneasiness — UK US /ˌʌnˈiːzinəs/ noun [U] ► UNEASE(Cf. ↑unease) …   Financial and business terms

  • uneasiness — n. 1) to cause uneasiness 2) to allay one s uneasiness 3) uneasiness about * * * [ʌn iːzɪnɪs] to allay one s uneasiness to cause uneasiness uneasiness about …   Combinatory dictionary

  • uneasiness — uneasy ► ADJECTIVE (uneasier, uneasiest) ▪ causing or feeling anxiety; troubled or uncomfortable. DERIVATIVES uneasily adverb uneasiness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • uneasiness — noun see uneasy I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • uneasiness — See unease. * * * …   Universalium

  • uneasiness — noun a) the state of being uneasy, nervous or restless b) an anxious state of mind; anxiety Syn: unease …   Wiktionary

  • uneasiness — Synonyms and related words: Faustianism, abashment, agitation, all overs, angst, anguish, anxiety, anxiety hysteria, anxiety neurosis, anxious bench, anxious concern, anxious seat, anxiousness, apprehension, apprehensiveness, attack of nerves,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • uneasiness — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. disquiet, restlessness, agitation, tumult, turmoil, restiveness, incertitude, anguish, dilemma, indecision, perturbation, apprehension, dispiritedness, anxiety, fearfulness. Ant. confidence*, assurance, calm. II (Roget s 3… …   English dictionary for students

  • uneasiness — n. mental or physical discomfort, lack of ease …   English contemporary dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”